As people begin to age, they increasingly require more precautions and additional care. On average, the majority of seniors prefer to live at home where they can continue to retain some sense of independence and dignity. Deciding whether to take care of an elder relative at home, or keeping them at a nursing home is a difficult decision for all involved. Either way, there are a number of steps that elders as well as their younger relatives or caregivers can take to ensure a safer and happier life for them.
Please review these tips and resources from Housing For Seniors on topics from health and safety to abuse and scams.