National Institute on Aging on Aging in Place

Older woman and her caregiver giving her a meal

The stairs are getting so hard to climb.

“Since my wife died, I just open a can of soup for dinner.

“I’ve lived here 40 years. No other place will seem like home.

These are common issues for older people. You may share the often-heard wish — “I want to stay in my own home!” The good news is that with the right help you might be able to do just that. Staying in your own home as you get older is called “aging in place.” This article contains suggestions to help you find the help you need to continue to live independently.

Click on the following link for more information:https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/aging-place-growing-older-home

 

 

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