Falls at home injure or kill thousands of adults every year. But there are simple things like securing stairways and using non-slip mats in your bathrooms you can do to prevent falls and keep your home safe. Read more
From securing your flatscreen to window cords, Jennifer with the Austin Baby Proofing Co. talks about things you need to think about when making your home safe for your new baby. Hundreds of children are injured or killed each year from accidents and things that can be prevented with proper baby proofing. Read more
It is important that you research a company and ask about its reputation. Once the names of several providers have been acquired, it is also important that you learn more about their services. The questions in this article will assist you in finding and choosing the right home care provider.
Jennifer Prell is the president of Elderwerks — a free senior housing and care resource network for seniors, their families and for professionals that help older adults. She discusses, at Washington Post Live’s Caregiving in America forum, housing options for aging parents.