There are many responsibilities that come with living in your own home. For seniors, the aging process will often have an impact on housing needs. Because aging is a time of change and adapting to new challenges, housing needs are considered when specific issues arise. These issues can include having more difficulty with everyday activities such as house cleaning and maintenance, dressing, showering, getting around, and running errands. In addition, as one ages, there may be important medical needs, physical limitations, personal safety concerns such as falling and having no one there to help, and issues with mobility and balance. When such needs and concerns arise, assisted living may be the ideal solution. Information below helps define, what is assisted living.
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