The June 27, 2015 issue of the Harvard Medical School Newsletter featured an article entitled, 6 Ways You Can Prepare to "Age Well."
#1 on the list was "Adapt Your Home." A home environment should adapt to the changing physical, sensory and cognitive needs of its occupants. Adapting your home through home modifications and assistive technology will minimize the hazards that can cause accidents and injuries and maximize independence and comfort.
The article emphasizes that even if you don't need to do the modifications now, it is important to have a plan.
Please check the link below to read the article, 6 Ways You Can Prepare to "Age Well."