There’s no place like home but sometimes our house can make navigating daily life harder as we age.
You want to be able to enjoy later life so there is range of things you can do to modify your home for easier living, depending on your needs and stage of life.
Falling is one of the biggest risks for older people. Uneven flooring and a multitude of mats are trip hazards that should be removed.
When looking at the key...
General Manager At Amana Living
Jenny is the General Manager of Home Care and Housing at Amana Living. She was previously the General Manager of Human Resources, having been at Amana Living since 2012. Jenny has a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Psychology and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
Living at home for longer is now easier for older people than ever before. There is a huge range of services available including preparing meals, transport, help in the garden, personal and nursing care.
There’s also a more flexible way to fund home care under Consumer Directed Care (CDC), providing older people with greater choice and control over the design and delivery of their care.
But when it comes to choosing who will deliver the services, how do you know...