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Category: Aging In Place

Sherry and Fran - Helping Partner with a Disability
February 11, 2022 | Categories: Aging In Place , Guest Blog , Life In A Wheelchair , Safety ,

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day may be one of the most controversial holidays in existence. While most people can agree that love is a good thing, the capitalistic nature of this particular festive occasion often shoves an unattainable picture of romantic relationship perfection in the faces of the masses for the entire month of February. It can be …

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National Ramp Discusses Must-Have Home Modifications for Aging in Place
May 25, 2021 | Categories: Aging In Place , Fall Prevention ,

Must-Have Home Modifications for Aging in Place

While for many years America’s seniors have opted for the amenities and services offered by assisted living communities, this trend is quickly coming to an end. Today, reports from the AARP have shown approximately 90% of seniors hope to remain in their homes as they age. This change is largely driven by the rising costs […]

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House Hunting for Wheelchair Users and People with Disabilities
March 9, 2021 | Categories: Adaptive Products , Aging In Place , Disabled Youth , Life In A Wheelchair , Ramp Selection , Safety , Senior Citizens , Spinal Cord Injuries , Veterans ,

Searching for Housing With a Disability

House-hunting for an accessible home for someone with a disability can have challenges. Fully accessible homes are difficult to find, especially if you are looking to rent your home. However, it is increasingly easier to find homes built to be inclusive of the needs of people with disabilities. Remember that no one can discriminate against […]

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CES '21 Accessible Technology for People with Disabilities
February 1, 2021 | Categories: Adaptive Products , Aging In Place , Fall Prevention , Life In A Wheelchair , Safety ,

Accessible Technology Highlights from the 2021 CES Show

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which went virtual in 2021, has always showcased the most forward-thinking and innovative tech. And in recent years, developers have seen the value in creating technology to meet the needs and concerns of the large senior citizen and disabled populations in our country. Here are a few products that caught […]

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Man's Hands on Crutches - Safe at Home Recovery
February 1, 2021 | Categories: Aging In Place , Fall Prevention , Safety , Senior Citizens ,

6 Steps to A Safe At-Home Recovery

With a combination of the significant impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had in nursing homes and rehabilitation facilities and the desire for people to stay in the comfort of their homes, the numbers of seniors going to inpatient nursing home/rehabilitation care following hospitalization are sharply declining. But a safe at-home recovery will require planning to […]

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Safely Celebrating the Holiday Season - Family at the Dinner Table
November 16, 2020 | Categories: Aging In Place , Safety ,

How to Safely Celebrate the Holiday Season in 2020

As the end of 2020 draws near, you may be wondering how you can best celebrate the holidays safely. The CDC has published a comprehensive list of guidelines to best decrease the risk of contracting COVID-19 for you and your loved ones during the holidays. Please remember that these are just advisements, and your area […]

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