According to AARP’s “Home and Community Preferences” survey, 3 out of 4 adults age 50 or older say they want to stay in their homes and communities as they age. And many do: Nearly 9 in 10 care recipients live in their own home, in someone else’s home or in their caregiver’s home. Some homes are well-suited for aging and providing care, but many require modifications.
Amy Goyer, AARP’s family and caregiving expert and author of Juggling Life, Work and Caregiving. offers some tips to get started to help you achieve your goals to remain happy and independent in your home.