Delnor hosts seminar on senior safety

By on April 7, 2010

Geneva—Senior citizens can learn how to stay safe and be prepared for emergencies, disasters and other situations during a free senior seminar set for Wednesday, April 21, at Delnor Hospital—351 Building Conference Room 4.

The seminar will run from 9 a.m. to noon and lunch will be provided at no charge to seniors in attendance. Raffle prizes will also be given out throughout the event.

Reservations are required prior to the event and can be made by contacting Gayle at Geneva Township at (630) 232-3602.

There will be speakers from the Citizen’s Emergency Response Team and the Kane County SWAT team to educate and prepare senior citizens for possible disasters and explain what situations would bring the SWAT team to a scene.

Delnor Hospital is located at 300 Randall Road, Geneva.

This event is sponsored by Central Kane County TRIAD, an organization focused on reducing crime against the elderly through education and awareness. The organization is in cooperation with local and state police agencies, senior service providers and senior citizens.