Be Prepared, Stay Safe and know where to find help should you need it
Remember that everyday tasks which we take for granted become more difficult or even hazardous in severe weather, yet by taking some simple steps you can reduce the impact of such events.
For more information visit www.winterready.ie
HEALTH ADVICE – KEEPING WELL AND WARM
Everyone, especially older or more vulnerable people, should remember to take extra care during a cold spell. Elderly people should not venture outdoors in severe weather if possible. The public are asked to make a special effort to keep in contact with their neighbours and relatives, particularly those living alone.
Take a look at our Be Winter-Ready Health leaflet here
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