Seniorization of Your Home – Caregivers Make Home Safe for Aging

Our population is aging quickly! According to The Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics, the older population in 2030 is projected to grow from 35 million to 74 million and represent 21% of the total U.S. population. Today’s seniors are healthier than ever in our history. Aging, however, presents our robust seniors with challenges to … Read moreSeniorization of Your Home – Caregivers Make Home Safe for Aging

Essential Safety & Warning Devices for Seniors’ Homes

An overwhelming majority of seniors wish to age in place — live in the home of their choice — whether that be in their current home, a smaller living space, with relatives, or in a senior living facility. The same is true for those of us who are not yet seniors. We often hear statistics … Read moreEssential Safety & Warning Devices for Seniors’ Homes

Kitchen Hacks for Aging Chefs

No matter the age of your senior loved one – as we get older we feel less and less inclined to spend hours preparing food in the kitchen. Throughout their adult lives, they have loved preparing food for the family, especially for family gatherings. When they cook for one or two with waning appetites, though, it becomes a … Read moreKitchen Hacks for Aging Chefs

Keep a Fire Extinguisher Ready — Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Family caregivers do all they can think of to ensure senior loved ones are safe at home. And there is SO much to consider! There are many things we do such as remove throw rugs, ensure there are enough lights, be sure there is food in the house, and install programmable thermostats to be sure they are comfortable … Read moreKeep a Fire Extinguisher Ready — Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Home Improvements and Upgrades for Senior-Friendly Aging in Place

Aging in place is no longer a movement but a lifestyle. Our senior loved ones want to live in the home of their choice as long as possible — hopefully the rest of their lives. For some seniors it may mean living in a home that isn’t suited to the needs of an aging adult, putting them at risk. Adjustments or … Read moreHome Improvements and Upgrades for Senior-Friendly Aging in Place

Technology Home Seniorization – Our Hope for Aging in Place Innovation

As CES®, the global technology event, draws near, visions of innovation dance in heads of many a nerdy type. If you’re a resident nerdy type at Senior Care Corner®, those visions are of technology home seniorization — the devices, applications and services that will support healthy, safe and happy aging in place. The combination of planning for our … Read moreTechnology Home Seniorization – Our Hope for Aging in Place Innovation

Moving More Than Furniture – Legal Transitions for Relocating Seniors

Seniors in search of a life nearer their kids or grandkids often end that search with a move to a new home. Finding a home that will meet their needs as they age could mean downsizing. When seniors are seeking a home that is more manageable, age-friendly, or comes with new scenery, they might find what … Read moreMoving More Than Furniture – Legal Transitions for Relocating Seniors

Hands On Help For Aging in Place Seniors to Keep Their Homes Livable

We hear about it every day and everywhere we go. Seniors (and future seniors) want to stay in their homes forever – or at least as long as they possibly can. As family caregivers, we want them to be safe and happy no matter where they are living. The lifelong homes of our senior loved … Read moreHands On Help For Aging in Place Seniors to Keep Their Homes Livable