FALL PREVENTION: SAFETY FIRST ABOVE ALL THINGS

Falls is the most common cause of injury (fatal and non-fatal) among seniors.  One in every three seniors over 65 years old fall.  Hopefully, none of your family members is included in this statistics. Many do not even talk about it. CDC reports in 2013, 2.5 million nonfatal falls among older adults were treated in […]

MOVE OR IMPROVE? A HEALTH DECISION THAT MATTERS

MOVE OR IMPROVE? A HEALTH DECISION THAT MATTERS

THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS WILL HELP YOU DECIDE:

ARE YOU OR YOUR FAMILY EXPERIENCING CHALLENGING HEALTH CONDITIONS THAT MIGHT TAKE MORE THAN A WEEK TO RECOVER?
ARE YOU EXPERIENCING PHYSICAL CHALLENGES IN AMBULATION AND OTHER SITUATIONS?
DO YOU NEED TO WIDEN DOORS?
ARE YOU GOING TO USE A WHEELCHAIR?
DO YOU WANT TO BE SAFE WHEN IN THE BATHROOM, IN HALLWAYS […]

Designing your home for AFFORDABLE ACCESSIBILITY & CAREFREE living

Designing your home for AFFORDABLE ACCESSIBILITY & CAREFREE living

Do you have aging relatives that do not want to leave their homes even when you see them having a hard time being at their homes? Deep within, you know that you would like to honor their wishes. Statistics show that there is a decline of seniors 65 and over who have disabilities choosing not […]

Helping Survivors of Hurricane Sandy

Helping Survivors of Hurricane Sandy

Hurricanes and other disasters are devastating to everyone but more so to those who are already physically challenged and physically disabled.  What would you do if you are in this situation? How could you provide a safe home for those you care most? Who would you turn for help? How could you and your loved […]