Age in Place

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Tools for improving the quality of life as we grow older — shared by the Tech-enhanced Life community.

 

Summary

The website of the Age in Place Council, Age in Place is a compendium of resources and services available at the local level to older adults who choose to remain at home as they age. Primarily on the eastern seaboard of the U.S., this virtual version of the Village movement is growing rapidly.

From the website:"The National Aging in Place Council® is an association of service providers in your town who are dedicated to helping aging persons have a healthy and comfortable life at home. In many cities, we have Chapters in which the service providers work together to assist the aging persons in their community."

 

 

 

 

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Listing type: 
Learning resource
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Websites or Apps
Key words: 
Age in place, active lifestyle, independent living, supportive services