AFD Offers Safety Help for Elderly and Disabled

AFD Offers Safety Help for Elderly and Disabled

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age.

The program provides and installs required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon- monoxide detectors.

The program can also provide and install grab bars, handrails and raised toilets. Safety items including nightlights, flashlights and grab sticks are also available.

Alameda residents may either email Gina Hilliard at ghilliard@ alamedaca.gov or leave a message at (510) 337-2133 to learn about qualifing for the program.