Older Adults

Get Your Kit Together - Older Adults Kit Video

As we age, we may require specific items. Watch this video for ideas on what to include.

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Older Adults Kit List

Here are some ideas on what to include in your kit for Older Adults.

  • 1 bag on wheels
  • 4 Bottles of water
  • 2 Meal replacement drinks
  • 1 Flashlight with extra batteries
  • 1 Radio
  • Medications
  • First aid kit
  • Entertainment (book, puzzle, or travel size game)
  • Warm hat and gloves
  • Extra clothing
  • 1 box energy/granola/protein bars
  • 1 Foil blanket
  • Toiletries (bar of soap, washcloth, wet naps, toothbrush, toothpaste, tissues, comb, shampoo, etc) 
  • 2 Glow sticks
  • Glasses
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Cash and coins
  • 1 Whistle
  • Important documents (insurance, ID, health care card, passport, etc.)
  • 1 pair slippers
  • 1 roll toilet paper
  • Emergency contacts (important names, addresses, phone numbers, out of province contact, doctor information, map of meeting places for family reunification plan)
  • Medical history