A big thanks goes out to BWH Security in Boyd County, Kentucky for stepping up to help the elderly in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. It's been heavily publicized that the elderly are the most vulnerable segment of the population in relation to the virus. So, in an effort to help them practice social distancing and keep them safe, BWH Security's officers are delivering them food and medicine. Hopefully, other security companies around the country will follow BWH's example. -- IFPO.
BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WCHS/WVAH) — A security firm in the region is helping to make sure elderly members of the community are taken care of and avoiding exposure.
BWH Security is taking supplies and delivering groceries or medicine to those 60 and older in Boyd County, Kentucky.
“When I saw that on there this morning, I said ‘praise God that there’s somebody out here that is willing to take the time to go out and shop,’” one customer, Cynthia Gonzalez, said.
Those who need the service can call company's dispatch center and a guard will take their order.
Guards will also be taking precautions by wearing masks and gloves.
Anyone who needs their service can call BWH Security between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m.
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The International Foundation for Protection Officers provides professional learning opportunities for security practitioners, to impart the knowledge, skills, and competencies required to maximize job performance and enhance career potential.
Purpose: to make a positive difference in the quality of the participant’s job performance and elevate the professional status of students who partake of our learning opportunities.
Business: to supply committed security practitioners with a quality education to help achieve their highest potential and provide recognized accreditation for successful completion of educational goals.
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“The International Foundation for Protection Officers is committed to the support and professional development of protection officers and supervisors. Through advocacy, promoting training standards, and providing accessible training, education and certification opportunities, we seek to enhance their professional standing as well as increase and diversify the value of the vital services they provide.”