Tag Archives: Aging in Place”

Aging in Place and Remodeling

By Kaye Swain Are you caring for an elderly parent at home and toying with the idea of remodeling your home for any one of a variety of reasons, including adding aging in place options? Is the whole thought of dealing with a remodel scaring you? Especially when you are juggling that with caregiving responsibilities?…
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Aging in Place Options Part 2

By Kaye Swain I wrote about bathroom "aging in place options" in Part 1. Today I wanted to tackle some other parts of the house -inside and out. Wheelchair Accessible My mom is still able to walk around so we are not in need of this right now. But when my dad was using a…
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Aging in Place Options Part 1

By Kaye Swain Are you overseeing your elderly parent who is still living in their own home? Or are you considering having them move in with you? Either way, good aging in place options are an important part of the equation. What is aging in place and what would those options be? The Centers for…
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"Aging in Place" Technology – Locating the Wanderer

"Aging in place" is a huge topic these days. The costs of institutionalizing folks as they grow older is enormous, for individuals and for society. The aging population continues to grow, so we have to look for opportunities for these people to stay in their homes as long as possible. For most of us, this…
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