Is an aging parent living at home a good thing? It depends! Our homes provide comfort, familiarity, and feelings of continued independence and security. So, having a senior continue to live at home makes sense, right? Not necessarily. Deciding whether the home environment is safe is an essential factor. Use this list to assess your parent’s living situation and help them safely age in their own home.
Teaching Kids About Fire Safety
By Robin McClure Updated on August 29, 2019 If a fire started in your home, would your kids know what to do? It’s important to regularly review fire safety with kids so you will all be prepared in the event of a fire emergency. Childcare providers, teachers, and parents should work together to teach children of all ages […]
5 Important Points to Teach in an Early Childhood Fire Safety Lesson
By Shaunna Evans Fire Prevention Week is is at the beginning of October, and young students all around the country will be learning about the importance of fire safety and fire prevention. Whether you have your own classroom or are teaching your children at home, it is important to teach your children how to prevent fires […]
15 Fire Safety Tips for Kids They’ll Never Forget
Posted by Pekin Insurance on Oct 26, 2016 Keep your family safe from accidents with these fire safety tips for kids. According to the National Fire Prevention Association, 49,300 fires are caused each year by playing with fire, most of these by children. It’s especially important to teach fire safety tips to kids in part to prevent fires from […]