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News Brief

Oct. 24, 2012MO |  By: McKenna

Red Cross Lifeline

The American Red Cross Foundation has recently begun to push their Lifeline Program towards senior citizens after its recent expansion.

The LifeLine service is a small button worn by the user to be pressed after a fall or dangerous injury in which the senior citizen requires help. The Lifeline response service is available 24 hours a day. Executive Director at the American Red Cross, Kevin Kirby, says that the Red Cross specializes in this type of assistance.

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Kirby says those wishing to participate in the Lifeline program should call 1-800-959-6989 or contact their local Red Cross chapter.