Home Modifications: Helping the Elderly Age in Place With Simple Changes

The majority of seniors — 90 percent, in fact — have said that they would like to continue living in their current home as they get older (also known as aging in place). It’s not exactly surprising that most seniors would like to continue living in their home. But, this doesn’t always seem like a possibility, especially when your loved one struggles with health problems or mobility limitations.

The good news, though, is that, if you’re willing to make some home and lifestyle modifications, there’s actually a lot you can do to help your loved one stay in their home. Read on to learn about some simple changes that are great for helping the elderly to age in place.

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