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 […]

Making the Home Safer for a Senior: Home Safety Tips in Marlboro, NJ

Making the Home Safer for a Senior: Home Safety Tips in Marlboro, NJ

There are a number of reasons why seniors fall within their home. Forget the fact that falling at home is one of the leading causes of accidental deaths for seniors and consider that any fall can be catastrophic for the senior in question. Taking senior home safety seriously is an important component of ensuring that […]

Home Safety for Senior Caregivers in the Home in Freehold, NJ

Home Safety for Senior Caregivers in the Home in Freehold, NJ

Home safety is one of the most important considerations when it comes to providing home care for a senior. Seniors are much more susceptible to falls, serious injuries and other devastating consequences related to these injuries than younger people. This means that when you are providing elder care for an aging loved one, it is […]

Hiring Professionals to Make Safety Modifications in Your Aging Loved One’s Home in Freehold, NJ

Hiring Professionals to Make Safety Modifications in Your Aging Loved One’s Home in Freehold, NJ

The safety considerations that are important when providing senior care for an aging loved one are different from those of younger people. This is because seniors tend to cope with a variety of medical conditions, cognitive challenges and mobility issues that make it more difficult to navigate the home, and pose serious safety challenges that […]

Home Safety for Seniors in Freehold, New Jersey: A Room By Room Guide

Home Safety for Seniors in Freehold, New Jersey: A Room By Room Guide

Home Safety for Seniors: a Room by Room Guide
As a care provider for an aging loved one, this senior’s safety should be at the very top of your priority list. Not only are seniors more susceptible to falls and other incidents in the home, but are also prone to worsened injuries and consequences associated with […]