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Safe At Home: 8. Stairway Safety

Consider these daily situations using the stairway and learn how to make the stairway a safer space for someone with dementia.

Note: This information is not meant to replace the advice from a medical professional. You should consult your health care provider regarding specific medical concerns or treatment.

Safe At Home: A Caregiver’s Guide Video Series discusses important safety matters when caring for those with middle to later stages of dementia and is narrated by Dr. Lise McCarthy, DPT, GCS. This series is an educational resource from FCA for caregivers and covers the following topics:

  1. Introduction
  2. ABC Method
  3. Kitchen Safety
  4. Bathroom Safety
  5. Bedroom Safety
  6. Living Room Safety
  7. Hallway Safety
  8. Stairway Safety
  9. Conclusion and 10. Credits