Top 10 Things to Prepare the House for an Aging Adult

seniorThis article is contributed by Charlie Kimball.

Just as new parents have to baby-proof their homes for safety, it’s often necessary to elder-proof the home. With a bit of planning and a few accoutrements, the transition can be smooth as silk. Here are the top 10 items that you can install in your home to make it safer for your loved one. Continue reading “Top 10 Things to Prepare the House for an Aging Adult”

Prevent Falls At Home

This is a guest post by Chris Lee.

The risk of many injuries that happen in the home can be reduced with certain preventative actions, which are described in this article. Some of the proposed solutions may appear expensive but the injuries they can help to prevent can be quite serious, so due consideration should be given. The information here is intended as advice only and does not guarantee prevention of injuries, so treat this as a starting point for your action plan. Continue reading “Prevent Falls At Home”