Retirement, independent living, and continuing care communities house thousands of seniors and older adults. But this option doesn’t suit everyone – many people do not have the desire or financial flexibility to uproot and leave their homes. That’s where we come in.
More and more seniors are living longer and choosing to age at home instead of a nursing home or assisted living facility. AgingInPlace.org can help you navigate the sometimes-confusing aspects of preparing your home, your bank account, your body, and your mind for aging in place.
Since in-home health care options can be expensive when not covered by long-term care insurance, it’s important to choose the right services.
If you have served in the military during wartime, there are numerous education programs, career resources, and home loans available to you.
It is important to understand the numerous Medicare and Social Security benefits available to you after you retire.
More than 25 million Americans over 60 are economically insecure due to rising costs of living, wage stagnation, and unpaid debt Debt is as American as baseball and apple pie.
We cover some of the many mobility options and opportunities that help seniors maintain their independence.
If trends from the 2010 US Census continue, the number of Americans over 65 will almost double from the 2006 tally of 37 million and reach 71.5 million people. 87% of those surveyed wish to age in place.
It can be stressful to provide Alzheimer’s care and dementia care when patients stay at home as the disease progresses, but there are many strategies and resources that can help.
Take advantage of your age and experience to expand your possibilities. AARP is more than just discounts and lobbying for senior citizens.
The official government site for Medicare. Information on Medicare, including comparisons of medicare and medigap plans.
The Dept. of Housing and Urban Development oversees low-income housing assistance, fair housing laws, aid for distressed neighborhoods, and more.
The official website of the U.S. Social Security Administration. Sign up and manage benefits, estimate your retirement, and more.