While area rugs look great, they are undoubtedly an unnecessary hazard, and a decoration that absolutely puts in jeopardy, a senior’s ability to live well at home. It’s mainly due to the transition between the primary flooring and the area rug – while it’s only 3/8 of an inch or …
One of the easiest things a senior can do to live easier at home is to identify and fix hidden dangers in their home. For many older homes, the most dangerous room in the house is often the laundry room. Because it’s usually downstairs, it requires the senior homeowner to …
Seniors Home Adaption Repair Program (SHARP); a government sponsored, home renovation financing program for Alberta seniors.
When the snow starts melting, every home is in serious jeopardy of being damaged if it’s not prepared.
Many seniors living alone may not realize that one of the most important ongoing maintenance items in their homes is also one of the easiest and cheapest to manage.
When is an assessment needed? How to recognize signs that a senior in your life may need assistance / support in their home.
Home maintenance can be a convenient, but costly item to ignore. A routine that fixes deficiencies in these 6 items will save substantial costs down the line.
Canadian Dieticians have published a series of tools and tips to help plan and shop for nutritious meals, while limiting the time you spend planning your menus.
I imagined a little old lady (or man) living a modest life in the family home of 50+ years – cozy, comfortable, but due to physical or budgetary limitations (or both) not especially proud of the exterior anymore.
As a group of supportive pals – we cut to the chase: ‘so, the old guy’s not the same, and you’re worried – let’s talk about your options.’