It’s All Up In The Air…Literally…Confessions of A Short Lady

I’m short…and with that comes some perks along with some challenges. I can walk under branches without moving them, but my feet don’t always touch the floor. So what are the challenges of short people anyway?  Well here we are and everyone who is short is likely to understand this post. Being short is certainly good in some aspects, but …

What’s The Deal With Stair Chairs?

Stair chairs are a great tool for evacuating an immobile or disabled individual from a second story home or business but how do they work? Sometimes individuals who are disabled and possibly immobile live in multistory buildings or work in buildings where stairs must be used rather than elevators in the event of an emergency. It can be frightening to …

What’s A Hoyer Lift?

A Hoyer Lift helps to transfer patients who are disabled or paralyzed during activities of daily living. How do they work though? If you have limited mobility or are paralyzed then transferring and moving from place to place can be a real pain. A hoyer lift can solve this problem and make transfers safer. This means more comfort for you …

The Best Lift Chairs For Elderly Parents

Lift chairs…what are they? Lift chairs are great devices that can help elderly individuals or those with physical disabilities to stand more easily from a seated position. Keep reading to learn more! When many individuals grow older or develop a physical disability, mobility can become a big issue. It can leave individuals dependent on loved ones or hired caregivers just …

Furniture Made For Little People

Looking for furniture made for little people, but running into children’s furnishings instead? We can help!   If you’ve been looking to create your perfect living space then you may have noticed how difficult it is to find furniture made for little people. It isn’t impossible though and there are some really great companies out there who can help. With …

Assisting Those With Disabilities During Natural Disasters

How should we be assisting those with disabilities during natural disasters and how do we get started?  A natural disaster can strike at anytime and anywhere. From lengthy power outages, to flooding, even up to destruction of homes and utilities we rely on like water or sewer, a natural disaster can impact every aspect of our lives. So how do …

55 and Older Communities…What Is A Retirement Community

Retirement community…we’ve heard that word a lot in recent years and often it can be a confusing term. What is a retirement community and why would anyone want to move out of their home in their later years to a new property? It’s not as far-fetched as you might think and many residents love their new communities. We know that …

Stay Home Longer With Aging in Place Technology

Have you ever wondered if you really have to end up in a nursing facility in your golden years or how aging in place technology might help you to avoid this terrible fate? Then you aren’t alone. Thousands of Americans are asking themselves the very same question and we want to help! Aging in place technology like secure locks with …

Our Top Ten Favorite Aging in Place Products!

Check out these top ten favorite aging in place products that we’ve combed the internet for to bring you only the best all in one place. Wall Mounted Accessible and ADA Shower Chairs We love these wall mounted shower seats because they allow you the ultimate in security when getting in an out of the shower. No rolling away or …

Fall Prevention At Home

Fall Prevention at Home Is Essential to Aging in Place! How do we accomplish fall prevention in the home though? Preventing falls in the home starts with evaluating your surroundings, mobility, and even some clothing choices to keep yourself or loved ones safe. Keep up with the maintenance of homes, lawns, and sidewalks as well for further fall prevention. Of …