Aging at Home: A Few Important Planning Considerations

Home is where the heart is. It is a familiar setting where you feel most comfortable, surrounded by memories that create a strong emotional connection. For many people staying at home is symbolic of retaining independence. However, choosing to stay in your home during the later years of retirement should not preclude you and your family from planning ahead for a variety of possible scenarios. Too many families fail to plan appropriately. Instead they wait until a significant health event occurs before considering the options; often rushed and under heavy stress.

If you or a loved one are planning to age in place here are some important planning considerations: