For information about help in your area, check with your local Area Agency on Aging. Look in your phone book or contact:
Phone: 1-800-677-1116 (toll-free)
For help with heating bills, contact the National Energy Assistance Referral service about the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program:
Phone: 1-866-674-6327 (toll-free)
TTY: 1-866-367-6228 (toll-free)
For more about health and aging, contact:
Visit nihseniorhealth.gov, a senior-friendly website from the National Institute on Aging and the National Library of Medicine. This website has health information for older adults. Special features make it simple to use. For example, you can click on a button to have the text read out loud or to make the type larger.
Share this booklet with friends and family so they can learn the signs of hypothermia and how to prevent it.
Publication Date: June 2011
Page Last Updated: November 4, 2011