Senior Crime Prevention Resources
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Promotes and facilitates ongoing information exchange between law enforcement, community groups/senior providers and the older adults they serve.
The File of Life Medical Information program enables emergency responders to obtain a quick and accurate medical history when a patient is unable to offer one.
* This emergency information card containing details such as medications, allergies, emergency contacts and other medical information.
* The File of Life packet is placed on your refrigerator or in your glove compartment with a sticker on the front door of your house or on the back driver's side window of your car to inform emergency responders of the packet.
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FN-1500.2150General Crime Prevention Programs Definition
Programs that provide information about a wide variety of options which help citizens protect themselves from crime rather than specializing in a particular type of crime prevention.
PH-1800.1800Emergency Medical Information Alert Systems Definition
Programs that allow individuals at risk for medical emergencies to provide information about allergies, recurrent ailments and dosage requirements, emergency notification instructions, hospital of choice, and doctor's name and telephone number in advance for use by EMTs/paramedics or other first responders in the event an emergency occurs. Included are "vial of life" programs that provide a vial to keep in the refrigerator which contains medical information plus a notification magnet for the outside of the door; "file of life" programs that provide a magnetized pouch for vital records that can be attached to the outside of the refrigerator; Web-based systems that allow a parent or guardian to create, store and manage a child's health information online via an electronic Emergency Information Form (EIF); and other similar emergency alert services.
TJ-6500.6300Outreach Programs Definition
Organizations that make an effort to increase the availability and utilization of community services by specific target populations by providing direct services for targeted individuals in their homes or other convenient locations or by making special efforts to ensure that a particular group is aware of available services and encouraged to participate. Included are programs that do outreach regarding their own services as well as those which encourage a target population to use a wide variety of services.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.