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Always Classic Care

(786) 533-8874

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
After Hours, Saturday, Sunday and Holidays your call will be directed to our on-call personnel. Always Classic Care is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Helpful Tips

Fall Prevention Checklist For Older Adults

  1. Always clear walk paths & repair as needed to prevent falls/trips.
  2. Inspect & repair stairs or any uneven area or change in height for safety & install rails or handrails.
  3. Install non-skid material in high water areas such as bathtub or shower & non-skid material under rugs.
  4. Remove throw rugs unless small & used in high water traffic areas & they should be secured in the corners & have non-skid material underneath to prevent slips & trips.
  5. Install color contrast at top & bottom or stairs or at change in height of flooring.
  6. Install adequate lighting in all areas of home indoors & outdoors & use nightlights in walk path from bedroom to bathroom & to kitchen.
  7. Install grab bars or hand rails in bathroom for safety getting in/out of tub/shower.
  8. Use equipment in bathroom where needed over toilet or in shower or tub for safety & assistance in transfers.
  9. Have a physical therapy evaluation for fall prevention or home safety assessment for any needed equipment for gait or to assist in making other activities easier & safer.
  10. Use a cane or walker for ambulation if you have balance problems or weakness.