Aging in place is becoming a feasible option for more Americans as mobility and safety devices become available at affordable prices. From wheelchair ramps to smoke alarms and additional safety lights, there are many inexpensive tools that can make any home more senior friendly.
It’s hard to know where to start when making your home Aging in Place friendly, but we’ve put together a basic checklist that will help you start the process.
Explore the advantages and disadvantages of wheelchairs and scooters to see which one will be a better fit for you and your lifestyle.
There are a few options when it comes to financing the cost of an electric wheelchair or mobility scooter. Read about your options here or speak with an expert so that you can figure out what the best option is for you.
Moving things like laundry baskets and grocery bags up and down levels in your home can be unsafe for those with mobility issues. Here, we explain the benefits of installing a dumbwaiter or even a residential elevator in your home.
- Fall related injuries are the number one cause of hip fractures, traumatic brain injuries, and periods of extended hospitalization among seniors. Learn more about how you can prevent falls while also increasing longevity and quality of life.