The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines aging in place as the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income, or ability level. Aging brings changes to us all. As a person begins their aging in place experience, it is important for them to consider and plan for the changes that will happen to them and what impacts these changes will have on their lives.
The Aging in Place (AIP) Home Rehabilitation program assists low-income, elderly homeowners aged 60 and older, with home rehabilitation modifications that provide these elderly residents with increased opportunities to stay in their homes, while preserving their independence and dignity
Aging in Place modifications may include: