Residential care options (p1):
Assisted living, skilled nursing facilites, CCRCs etc
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What Are My Housing Options as I Age?
Most of us want to age in the place we call home. Whether we live in a home that we own or live in a rented apartment, some day we will doubtless face challenging life circumstances that will beg the question “Should I stay, or should I go?”. Here are the things to consider so you make the right...
Compare Retirement Housing
Explorers created this summary of pros and cons of different retirement housing types, using San Francisco Bay Area examples to illustrate the comparison process. Details include entry fee sizes, ongoing financial obligations, application requirements, and which entities oversee the different housing types.
Retirement Living: How Much Will it Really Cost?
At the outset, the greatest barrier to moving into a retirement community can be the cost. Therefore, most homeowners and renters find it attractive to age in place at home in the community where friends and services are nearby. However, the cost of remaining at home can become very high in the...
Where & How We Want to Live
Where and how we want to live as we age has been the subject of quite a few of our Longevity Explorer discussions, especially in those circles made up of Boomers. We Boomers wonder: should we move, and to which type of living situation? Listen to the audio of real people discussing these topics.
Neglected in the Corner: I Don't Want That to be Me
Retirement Living in Multiple Geographies
Senior Living Alternatives: Compilation
Idea: Vacation Swaps between Retirement Communities
Non-age segregated living option: explorers discuss
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The Senior Cohousing Handbook
Housing Information for Senior Citizens (HUD)
Institute on Aging
Automatic Stove Turn-off Devices
A selection of available electric stove turn-off products which can help increase cooking safety for those with dementia and/or who still have good stove skills and judgment but are liable to forget occasionally. These devices come with a timer, a motion sensor, and an automatic stove shut-off...
Aging in the Right Place
Reviews and ratings for "senior care". This site is designed to help someone who needs residentail senior care compare their options and find the best one.
They try and cover all the major living options: assisted living, independent living, continuing care communities, skilled nursing...
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