Maintaining Independence Through Home Modifications
February 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Approximately 97% of older adults age 65 and older choose to age at home. Modifications to the home can help older adults maintain autonomy, which is important for a good quality of life. Home modifications can include preventative measures to reduce the risk of falls; such as ramps, grab bars, step-in bathtubs, raised toilets, and wider doorways. Join this class to learn why older adults want to age at home, tools to help keep your home safe, and when to start making home modifications to stay at home for as long as possible.