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Learn From an Expert: Make Your Home a Safer Place
DO YOU WANT TO STAY IN YOUR HOME FOR YEARS TO COME?
Home Safety Program
DID YOU KNOW THAT ABOUT TWO-THIRDS OF ALL FALLS TAKE PLACE IN THE HOME?
LEARN WHAT YOU CAN DO TO AVOID HIDDEN HAZARDS AND KEEP YOUR HOME A SAFE PLACE
Hear from an expert about how to identify the hazards and prevent the injuries that can occur at home.
Gerontologist Leon Watt will lead us in a discussion of how to make essential changes in our homes to keep us safe while still maintaining the familiar and sentimental things that bring us joy.
Street parking will be available.
Please stay for refreshments after the talk.
About Leon Watt:
Forty-one years after serving in the US Air Force and studying public administration at USC, Leon Watt enrolled in the Gerontology Department at his alma mater where he earned his master's degree. There he gained a greater understanding of the benefits to older adult of "aging in place" in their homes and communities. After years of practical experience providing much needed home maintenance and improvement services, he began to devote himself to adding age-appropriate modifications to the homes of his clients. Leon Watt currently lectures on this subject at the School of Gerontology at USC.
Thursday, May 4, 2023, 2:30 PM until 4:00 PM
Temple Isaiah - Library
10345 W. Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90064