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A daily hello lets seniors stay in touch

On the Key Peninsula, where property dwellings are large and spread out and driveways are long, people can easily become isolated and disconnected from the outside world. But a new service started by one of the KP’s own is checking in on seniors.

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Your Daily Hello is a web-based service started by two Lakebay women, Lori Deacon and Leah Perfect, that checks in on members daily via email. If they do not get a response within 24 hours, a text is sent, and then a phone call. If the member doesn’t pick up, the service calls the fire department or police to make a wellness check.
David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com
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