Need to make my home safe for my parents. Any advice?

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Been taking care of elderly parents but need to move them into my home. Unable to find a nice nursing home due to my parents have no assets or money. Need any info on grants or anything that I can make a small addition that would be wheelchair accessible and one floor safe? Appreciate any information you can give or direct me in the right place. I live in Berks County Pa and my Parents live in Lancaster Pa.

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Here is a link for your local CIL (Center for Independent Living) that might be a good resource: www.abilitiesinmotion.org/homemod.html. Sometimes accessibility is pretty simple, but there are guidelines on how to do it correctly. Getting a home visit from an occupational therapist can also be extremely helpful. Have you also been in touch with your Area Agency on Aging? (co.berks.pa.us/aging) You MIGHT also still have an active Telephone Pioneers volunteer group in the area (one of their traditional things is to build ramps for people). Hope this is some help!
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This is rough. Are you able to sell what they currently own to generate some funds to do some work on your home? If you have a large circle of friends, you may also check out the website gofundme It's a com (this forum doesn't like links). If you go to that site, you'll see instructions on setting up a place friends can contribute via PayPal. I have a couple of friends who have successfully raised funds this way. Good luck! And good for you, looking after your parents.
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Lancaster has a severe shortage of beds. Try Berks county nursing homes.
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