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 more

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 more

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 more

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 more