The worldwide pandemic has reached Hawaii and we all must take precautions to protect ourselves against the coronavirus.
For national information on COVID-19, visit the Center for Disease (CDC) website at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
For local information on COVID-19, visit the Hawaii Department of Health website at: https://health.hawaii.gov/docd/advisories/novel-coronavirus-2019/
Current Senior Shopping Hours (hours subject to change)
Tamuras: Monday, Wednesday and Friday – 7:15AM to 8:00AM
Foodland: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday – First hour of business (5am or 6am) Depending on store.
Times: Daily – 5-7am (6am – 7am Certain locations)
Wholefoods: Daily – 7am to 8am (First Hour)
Target: Wednesday – 7am to 8am
Safeway: Tuesday and Thursday – 7am to 8am
Walmart: Tuesday – 6am to 7am
Down to Earth: Daily – 7am to 8am
INSURANCE SENIOR CARE/SUPPORT OTHER
Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre
Arcadia Retirement Residence
Castle Medical Center
Central Union Church Adult Day Care
Hale Ho Aloha
Hawaii Health Systems
Holiday Retirement Assisted Living
Home Care Solutions
Hookele Health Navigators
Kahala Nui and Hiolani Care Center
Kokua Kalihi Valley Elderly Services
Kuakini Adult Day Services
Live Well at Iwilei Adult Day Care
Malama Adult Day Care
Manoa Cottage Kaimuki
Manoa Senior Care
Oahu Care Facility
Palolo Chinese Home
Pearl City Nursing Home
Regency at Hualalai
Regency at Puakea
Safe Harbor Homecare
The Caregiver Foundation
The Plaza Assisted Living
The Salvation Army Adult Day Services
- 77% of victims of falls in Hawaii are aged 65 years or older
- Approximately every 5 hours, an elderly person living in Hawaii is hospitalized as a result of falling.
- In Hawaii, on average, 65 seniors die, over 1,700 are hospitalized, and almost 4,500 are treated in an emrgency department because of falls every year.
- Falls cause 80% of the hospitalizations for traumatic brain injuries.
- 75% of all falls among seniors occur in the home.
- 37% are discharged to a skilled nursing facility and 14% to a rehabilitation facilty incurring additional costs to insurance companies and families.
- The number of falls increases significantly across the senior age range.
- Seniors who have fallen are 2-3 times more likely to fall again.
- Begin a regular exercise program
- Have your health care provider review you medications
- Have your vision checked
- Make your home safer