The Benefits of Home Automation – Infographic

  There are many benefits of home automation for people aging in place. We've covered quite a few of them, since we're big believers in using smart home technology to keep people safe & comfortable at home as long as possible. Home automation can help anyone improve … [Read more...]

Finding the Right Community Infographic – Livable Communities

  Livable communities enhance the quality of life of those that live there. They are inclusive, engaging and help provide residents a safe, enjoyable and usable life among their neighbors. Livable communities are made up of a variety of elements, including housing, … [Read more...]

6 Things You Have to Know for Successful Aging in Place

  In this video, Mark Hager discusses 6 ideas you need to understand for successful aging in place. Great for your personal planning or for a friend. It can help you achieve your age in place goals. Please share with your friends, relatives or online … [Read more...]

Long Term Care Facts – Infographic

  This long term care facts infographic is part of our series, "Why we have to figure out aging in place". In the series, we are exploring topics that relate to aging in place which we feel are going to be major obstacles for people. Specifically, things that are … [Read more...]

Take it easy while getting up

Get up slowly after sitting or lying down. … [Read more...]

Install good lighting

At entrances, in hallways, on stairs, in bathrooms and kitchens and any other areas that require good lighting to navigate safely. Use lamps, night lights and easily accessible flashlights.   … [Read more...]

Remove the clutter

Including coffee tables, plants, rugs, baskets, magazine racks and additional furniture and other items such as shoes and electrical cords that you can trip over.   … [Read more...]