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Senior Housing and Care Options

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If caring for your loved one has become too demanding or if it is just unsafe to leave the senior home alone for a period of time, it may be time to consider a new living arrangement.

Most seniors think that where they live is an all or nothing affair: stay at home or be sent to a nursing home. But to the contrary, there are a whole host of services and housing options available today that can fit a wide range of needs and life styles—including remaining in the family home.


Articles, Resources & Videos

Three Ways to Fund a Home Remodel

An expert weighs in on the top ways seniors could fund a home remodel in order to age in place longer.

5 Home Fixes Under $1,000

Discover inexpensive updates to help make a home safer for seniors.

Human Touch: The Role Companionship Plays in Aging at Home

Technology can be great, but companionship and human contact are important parts of healthy aging.

Safe at Home: Combine Design Sense with Common Sense

Discover the top home design styles and features that can help a senior age in place safely.

Top Five Reasons Seniors May Need to Leave Home

Survey data sheds light on why homeowners may decide they cannot live independently anymore.

Taking Home With You: Rightsizing Doesn't Have to be Painful

Moving can be difficult for some older adults because of the emotional connection people form with their homes and the memories it can hold. Discover strategies to make the transition easier.

7 Places Seniors Can Call Home

From staying at home to a village concept, today’s seniors have many options for aging in style.

The Evolutions of Aging in Place

Aging in place has evolved over the years thanks to the growth of the home care industry. Learn more about the different types of home care and the care continuum.

Elderly woman comfortably knitting at home.

Home Often the Best Retirement Haven

Many older adults fear they will lose their independence as they are age. If you’re one of those seniors, take heart. More options than ever exist for seniors who want to remain in control of their living situations. Top on the list — most seniors say — is remaining at home.

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