Awards are handed out to Certified Aging in Place Specialists (CAPS) such as home contractors, builders and designers who make home modification appropriate for seniors who are aging in place or staying in their own homes as they age, instead of entering into assisted living. Training program for professional remodelers, contractors, planners, occupational and physical therapists, and policymakers representing the elderly and people with disabilities.
To help seniors to live independently, have easier mobility and access in their homes while reducing elderly fall accidents. Provides minor in-home repair assistance to low-income elderly homeowners so that seniors can remain independent in their homes as long as possible.
Available online Watch Video Habitat for Humanity provides subsidized critical home repairs and modifications for seniors, those with disabilities or low incomes so that they can age in place.
Through the Engage Life program seniors are matched with targeted activities. Watch Video Sri Om Care for South Asian Seniors specializes in senior services for South Asian elderly such as short term, day care, in home care, and retirement living. Watch Video One of the largest providers of affordable senior housing and accompanying senior support services in America. Watch Video Free guide for seniors to help decide if ‘aging in place’ or staying at home as they get older is the right decision for them. The senior housing assistance type program frees up cash for seniors, which then may be allocated to other necessary expenses. Watch Video The Oregon Department of Revenue will pay senior property taxes each year.To ensure that low-income, elderly or disabled are able to experience home safety and independence through home modifications. Gift card for seniors to make home repairs and modifications that they may need, but may be hesitant to pay for by themselves.Home modification and repair safety improvements may be made such as: bathroom bars, safety rails, wheelchair ramps, threshold ramps, walkers, motion sensors, security locks, powered chairs, lift Seats, motion sensor stair lights and much more."Can anything be done to make a difference in the lives of people with dementia? " The "Granny Pod" or "MEDCottage" is a modular pre-fabricated senior housing alternative to long-term care or a nursing home.The portable elderly housing units are designed to be placed in the backyard of the family caregivers home for easy eldercare access.Each senior is given the opportunity to create an Individualized Service Plan, which customizes senior care and service based on the senior resident's interests, needs, preferences and wishes.