Retirement, independent living, and continuing care communities house thousands of seniors and older adults. But this option doesn’t suit everyone – many people do not have the desire or financial flexibility to uproot and leave their homes. That’s where we come in.
Aging in Place is a resource hub for seniors and their families to learn more about the specific aspects of aging in place. You can visit our one stop shop for expert know-how in order to make the best decisions about in-home care, insurance, government assistance, and other financial resources, transportation options, and home remodeling.
These guides provide advice and the resources you need to make these important decisions about the rest of you or your loved one’s life. Simply knowing the facts can help aging seniors feel more comfortable about impending life changes and, in turn, allow them to relax in the knowledge that they will be taken care of and there is a plan in place.
More and more seniors are living longer and choosing to age at home instead of a nursing home or assisted living facility. AgingInPlace.org can help you navigate the sometimes-confusing aspects of preparing your home, your bank account, your body, and your mind for aging in place.
Since in-home health care options can be expensive when not covered by long-term care insurance, it’s important to choose the right services.
If you have served in the military during wartime, there are numerous education programs, career resources, and home loans available to you.
It is important to understand the numerous Medicare and Social Security benefits available to you after you retire.
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Senior life insurance helps bring peace of mind, and it doesn’t have to be costly either.
Stairlifts are not inexpensive, but they may be the best option for wheelchair users, who wish to live independently in their homes.
Home safety tips are important for everyone, but they are especially important seniors who live alone or further away from family and friends due to the potential lack of mobility and decrease in strength to take care of certain things in the home!
Emergency buttons are easy to obtain and use, and they can bring you peace of mind or even save your life.
Other Websites of Interest
Take advantage of your age and experience to expand your possibilities. AARP is more than just discounts and lobbying for senior citizens.
The official government site for Medicare. Information on Medicare, including comparisons of medicare and medigap plans.
The Dept. of Housing and Urban Development oversees low-income housing assistance, fair housing laws, aid for distressed neighborhoods, and more.
The official website of the U.S. Social Security Administration. Sign up and manage benefits, estimate your retirement, and more.