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“11 Reasons For Taking The Certified Aging In Place Classes Online – While You Still Can”

As a Master Certified Instructor for the National Association of Homebuilders Certified Aging In Place Specialist (“CAPS”) program for well over a decade, I have met, gotten to know, and educated hundreds of remodeling contractors, custom builders, occupational therapists, physical therapists, mobility equipment specialists, insurance agents, non-profit organizations, senior services, governmental agencies groups, university faculty,… Read more »

“Aging In Place Is Fluid, As Is The Concept Of Age”

Aging in place is a fluid concept. what we do today doesn’t necessarily match or coincide with what we did just a short time ago. our needs may be different, along with our abilities or requirements, and our attitudes or perspective may have changed as well. We are constantly being introduced to news items and… Read more »

“National Public Health Week With Aging In Place Implications”

Yesterday, April 6th, marked the beginning of the annual observance of National Public Health Week, held the first full week of April each year. Who could have predicted that this observance week would fall at such a time as we are experiencing with the widespread international outbreak of the Corona COVID-19 virus? The President reported… Read more »

“The Case For Grab Bars As We Age In Place”

Grab bars, or safety rails, or safety bars, or handrails, or shower rails, or other names that we apply to a linear or tubular support of some type that allows us to secure ourselves in the event of loss of balance or a projected fall. Many of us over the years have eschewed grab bars… Read more »