By Kenneth M. G. Keddie
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You must remember that some elderly people are not able to visit shops and some may not even be able to walk to the mobile vans. Check there is plenty of food 26 Action with the Elderly AN ADEQUATE DIET What constitutes an adequate diet for an old person ? This of course will vary from person to person. Sufficient vitamins, proteins and calories generally must be taken to prevent faulty nutrition and hence bad health. Ideally one should ensure that an old person each day gets : a reasonable helping of lean meat or fish a pint of milk a portion of cheese fresh or frozen green vegetables some fresh fruit some margarine.
Or kitchen sink Absence of damp-proof course An inadequate staircase Poor lighting or ventilation Need for thermal insulation Converting a large house into flats. 6 SECURITY OF THE HOME On visits to an old person's home we must make sure that there are no open invitations to burglars. Notes about being "Away till Tuesday" should not be displayed on the front door. Likewise keys should not be hidden under obvious places like door mats or hung with a string behind the letter box. It is advisable for a light to be left on in the sitting room—with the curtains closed—when the elderly person is out for the evening.
Window boxes, for example, can be a lively source of interest. Also some vegetables can be grown indoors. I refer to tomatoes, bean sprouts, mustard and cress and even green peppers. These can provide a welcome addition to the kitchen stock. It is probably sensible to advise any elderly gardener to get rid of any poisonous chemicals that he uses. Older people, as a result of poor memory, may forget to take the usual precautions with these substances, such as wearing gloves or washing hands after use.
Action with the Elderly. A Handbook for Relatives and Friends by Kenneth M. G. Keddie