One of the most difficult decisions as a senior is the ability to safely remain at home or to move into an assisted living facility. The desire to remain at home is an understandable one. However, safety should be the biggest concern and should be the main concern when making this decision. Simply requiring additional assistance does not mean that the senior can no longer safely live at home. Special arrangements may need to be made. Consider the following tips for remaining independent without moving into an assisted living facility.
Safety proof the house
Medical conditions may prevent ease of mobility. They may prevent seniors from using stairs safely. They may also require the use of mobility devices. All of these situations require safety proofing the house. The main bedroom