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Retrofitting Your Home or Choosing Assisted Living? Christy Rakoczy

October 29th, 2013 | 3

Retrofitting-Your-Home-or-Choosing-Assisted-Living?With AARP reporting that 89% of seniors would prefer to stay in their homes as they age, or “age in place” as it is being called, deciding whether to retrofit your home or to move into an assisted living facility can be a difficult choice for many. While staying in a home, retrofitted for an aging adult, can be the top choice for some, it is not always the best choice. A variety of factors can, and should, be taken into account when making this decision.

 

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Featured Events Brought to You by the AARP and Others Ninette Tan

April 5th, 2013 | 0

CalendarAuthors of Waiting to Exhale, Sex and the City, and Joy Luck Club  at AARP Expo.  AARP is thrilled to have Terry McMillan, Candace Bushnell and Amy Tan on stage together at Life@50+ in Las Vegas.

Check out these other exciting aging-related events for health care providers and people age 50+:

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AARP Study: California Faces Soaring Demand for Long-Term Care M.L. Sutton

October 18th, 2012 | 0

AARPThis post originally appeared here: http://www.californiahealthline.org/capitol-desk/2012/10/long-term-care-demand-expected-to-soar.aspx#ixzz29ZXR5BCT  and was published by California Healthline.

California faces soaring demand for long-term care services, with a senior population expected to surge 90% by 2032, according to a new study by AARP.

The number of seniors age 85 and over — those most likely to need long-term care — will grow by 78%, significantly faster than the U.S. average, the report said.

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OpenPlacement’s Top Long Term Care Resources on The Web Dan Trigub

September 20th, 2012 | 1

TopListThe OpenPlacement team has scowered the internet for it’s top 22 picks of Long Term Care resources on the web.  Here is just a select few – read more to see the complete list with hyperlinks and detailed descriptions of each and every resource.
  • AARP
  • Administration on Aging
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • American Health Care Association
  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
  • Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  • Eldercare Locator, Administration on Aging
  • …more

 

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