I Don’t Want To Be “Put” In A Home

Thinking about being “put” in a home when I get older sends a chill down my spine. Granted, my personal experience so far with these types of “homes” hasn’t been very positive. Whenever I visited relatives who were living in assisted living facilities I always seemed to leave the visit feeling quite depressed. It seemed… Continue reading I Don’t Want To Be “Put” In A Home

Aging in Place: How Seniors Can Make Safe Changes

Aging in place is something that over 90 percent of adults aged 65 and older want for themselves in retirement since it involves staying in their own homes for as long as possible — including after an injury or illness — rather than staying in a nursing home or assisted living facility. It also means maintaining some… Continue reading Aging in Place: How Seniors Can Make Safe Changes

How to Choose a Medical Alert System

As technology and Artificial Intelligence advances, the range of options has grown   So how to choose a medical alert system since the range of options available is increasing every day. Choosing the right personal emergency response system for yourself or a vulnerable member of your family can be quiet daunting.   Definitions:   A… Continue reading How to Choose a Medical Alert System

Questions To Ask When Buying A Medical Alert System

When searching for a medical alert system, it’s important to ask some key questions about the company, equipment and pricing terms before you make a decision to purchase.  In some cases, not asking the right questions could result in being locked in to a long term contract that is difficult to get out of or… Continue reading Questions To Ask When Buying A Medical Alert System