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Individuals who’ve ever spent time with young children appreciate precisely what a treasure trove of creativity results from a box stuffed with assorted odds and ends. Popsicle sticks, buttons, clothes pins, and paper clips can be modified from their normal routine uses into princesses, dragons, race cars, or a group of teddy bears - the prospects are endless!
Simply because we become older doesn’t mean… read more
An innovative concept, “design thinking,” has become connected to products designed particularly for the elderly. However, in its true form, design thinking actually encompasses a wider purpose: creating product solutions that make life more comfortable – whether the user is young or old.
Seniors can definitely gain advantages from the development of carefully thought out products, particularly in helping improve the quality of care at… read more
We bet you can think of a variety of ways to finish that statement – with things you’ve always dreamed of doing, but put in the back of your mind until you have the money, means or time to pursue them. But what about your senior parents? Don’t they still have aspirations, hopes, and dreams they would like to connect with that "someday"?
Everybody has some sort… read more
It goes without saying that meeting basic care needs in the elderly is crucial. But to continue to grow and thrive, so much more is needed. That’s why at Independence-4-Seniors Home Care, we help patients age in place by centering care on their life stories. We go beyond the care of the physical body, and also care for the mind, too, with spirit-centered care.
The… read more
Have you ever considered co-housing as part of your retirement plan? It may be the wave of the future for older adults! The real estate world is full of emerging housing trends, but co-housing for seniors may be the next big one.