What are examples of mobility assistance?
There are several ways to offer more mobility to seniors in their home including; power wheelchairs, stairlifts, chairlifts, handrails, and removing falling hazards.
How do you assess mobility in the elderly?
A family member can use the assistance of a social service administrator to do a consultation in the loved one's home with a checklist to see what they may benefit from.
Can seniors continue to live independently with the help of services?
Yes, many seniors are able to live independently with the help of services such as home care, transportation, and technology solutions. These services can help seniors maintain their autonomy and quality of life while ensuring that their needs are met.
How can I pay for services for my loved one?
There are a variety of ways to pay for services for seniors, including private pay, insurance, government-funded programs such as Medicare or Medicaid, and local or nonprofit organizations that offer financial assistance. Your service provider can help you navigate the options and find the best solution for your loved one's needs.