“Aging-In-Place” Is Becoming Part Of Our Vocabulary

Although the idea of aging in place goes back decades, the formal focus on creating ways for people to live successfully and effectively in their homes is a fairly recent development. Back in 2006 when I first heard of the CAPS program, and the first couple of years I was teaching the courses, the phrase… Read more »

“Sometimes Falls Just Happen”

October is “Falls Prevention Month,” so it’s appropriate that we focus on eliminating as many possible tripping, collision, and poor footing conditions for people as we can – including those present in our own homes. Nevertheless, falls do happen so just think how much more they might occur or how much more serious or debilitating… Read more »