Get your guide to Making Homes Safer for Older People

We know from research that most people would rather grow old in their own homes rather than moving into a care home. Download our guide to making your home a safer place.

Making homes safer for older people

Making sure your home is a safe, comfortable and practical place to live is key to you being able to live well at home for longer. Simple tasks around the house such as taking a shower or cooking can become more hazardous with poor eyesight and changes to our senses can lead to a greater risk of accident or injury in and around the home. We have now published a guide to Making Homes Safer for Older People and PDF copies are available on request. The guide includes plenty of practical tips and solutions that can reduce the risk of a fall, slip or other accident.