Can Your Loved One Live Alone?

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Elderly living at homeIn this month when we celebrate independence, there are many families grappling with the issues of aging adults living in their own home. Research tells us that the longer we can stay at home, the better off we are. And yet, it’s hard not to worry.

There are some practical steps to take if you are worried about an aging adult. Though this article is about living with Alzheimer’s, the information is appropriate for any elderly person living at home.

If your family wants to help a loved one stay in their own home, or in the home of a family member, here are some questions to answer.