Aging in Place as Long as it Makes Sense

 

Thursday November 8th
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Accessible Systems Adapted Show Home

Free for OTAC members, $20 for non-members

The baby boomers began turning 65 in 2011 and are now driving growth at the older ages of the population, estimating more than 20% will be 65 by 2029.  This course is designed to provide practitioners with strategies of how to effectively determine when aging in place does not make sense.  Review the fundamentals of the aging population challenges including objectively measuring long term care options, healthcare costs related to falls, aging in place through healthcare and accessible equipment at home.  Through an interactive adapted home environment, course participants will identify characteristics of safely aging in place and practical tips to incorporate these skills in their own practice. 

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