Blueprint for Successful Aging in Place: Staying Independent in Your Home
1 session, 3 hours
Planning to age in place requires making a series of decisions. Evaluate the level of safety and adaptability of your home. Find the age-friendly rating of your current neighborhood. Compare the costs of staying in place or moving. Learn to critically review the all the emerging housing options for maintaining your independence. This session will focus on making informed choices and developing an action plan regarding housing.
Instructor: Mary Wark, M. Ed, CRC, CAPS is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS), Mary has chosen Frederick as the answer to her own plan to age in place. Her blog at Ways-to-Stay.com/ “A Boomer’s Plan to Age in Place”, explores all the diverse aspects of maintaining your independence as you age. Mary has over 40 years of counseling experience in disability management and behavioral health.
ILR489 Blueprint for Successful Aging in Place: Staying Independent in Your Home
5-Digit Number: 17119
Thu, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., 5/16
Location: Conference Center/E106