Home can be a dangerous place to those with difficulty getting around or with little sense of danger. It’s well-known that if you have children you should lock away your cleaning products and put harmful objects such as knives out of reach, but when it comes to infirm or frail adults we don’t usually think of these simple measures.
For those with disabilities or who are moving into old age, it’s often the case that a nursing home is the obvious care solution. However, with a few modifications an existing home can provide a safe environment for many years. This not only saves on care home fees, it also allows people to live independently for longer – something many people would prefer to do. Continue Reading