Seniors Living Alone

Articles and caregiver Q&A regarding seniors who have the financial and functional ability to continue living independently.

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  • Is Aging in Place Always the Best Option for Seniors?

    As we age, most of us claim we want to age in place—to stay in the familiar homes we love throughout the rest of our lives. But many seniors don’t think this decision through and wind up unsafe, unsupported, lonely and even housebound.

  • How to Pay for Independent Living

    Understand how retirement communities differ from other senior living options and learn how various assets, income sources and benefits can cover the costs of living in an independent senior community.

  • Questions and Answers About Independent Living Communities

    Also known as retirement communities, independent living enables self-sufficient seniors to enjoy a social atmosphere, amenities, services and activities without any of the responsibilities and maintenance that come with home ownership.

  • Care for the Elderly: In-Home Services That Help Seniors Age In Place

    At-home care for seniors can include help with housekeeping, transportation, meal preparation, personal care, medication reminders, and more.

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