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

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

Surviving Home Maintenance with Senior Loved Ones Aging in Place

The current generation of seniors has lived a life of building, fixing, and re-purposing before the green movement took shape. They imagined what was needed, created it and kept it running. Asking for help to repair an item or spruce up part of the house is something they didn’t do and often still don’t do, especially if it means … Read more