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Seniors

Seniors

  • A first aid kit
  • A three-day supply of water and food that meets your dietary restrictions
  • A flashlight
  • A battery powered radio
  • A phone charger
  • An extra pair of eyeglasses, hearing aids and hearing aid batteries
  • Copies of your medical insurance, Social Security, and Medicare cards readily available
  • Wheelchair batteries, any specialized medical supplies or devices, and/or oxygen. Keep a list of your medical devices with the serial numbers and any special instructions for operating your equipment.
  • A week long supply of  medications and copies of all prescriptions, in case there is no access to a drugstore or medical facility. Include the dosage instructions and a list of any allergies
  • Copies of medical insurance and Medicare cards
  • A list of emergency contacts with phone numbers
  • The contact information for your doctor(s), specialist(s), relatives or friends who should be notified if you are injured or require assistance
  • Copies of important documents stored in a watertight container
  • Family records, wills, power of attorney documents, deeds, bank information, tax records, cash or travelers checks, names and contact information of your support network
  • Assistive devices
  • A list of the style and serial number of any medical devices. Include special instructions for operating your equipment, if needed
  • Supplies for your service animal