Discovering the Features of Handicap Accessible Apartments
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Discovering the Features of Handicap Accessible Apartments

Did you know that approximately 61 million adults in the United States live with a disability? This vast number highlights the pressing need for accessible housing options that cater to their unique needs.  Handicap-accessible apartments are designed to provide comfortable and inclusive living spaces for individuals with disabilities, complying with the standards of the Americans with Disabilities…

Free Home Modifications for Disabled Guide
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Free Home Modifications for Disabled Guide

Fostering an environment of accessibility and independent living for those with disabilities is essential for ensuring safety and dignity within one’s home. After my own spinal cord injury my home was not accessible. Fortunately, my community stepped in and donated their time, talent, and treasures to make my transition home a reality at no cost. Suppose you need home…

Will Medicare Pay for Bathroom Modifications? Your Guide.
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Will Medicare Pay for Bathroom Modifications? Your Guide.

Will Medicare Pay for Bathroom Modifications? Your Guide Medicare coverage for bathroom modifications is a common concern among seniors and individuals with disabilities. While Medicare does not currently cover bathroom remodeling, options are available for certain home healthcare services and durable medical equipment. Medicare Part B can help cover some services related to home modifications, such as an occupational therapist evaluation, commode…

Aging in Place Bathroom Design: Stylish & Functional
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Aging in Place Bathroom Design: Stylish & Functional

Revamp your bathroom with an accessible, inclusive design that caters to all ages! Simple modifications can help promote safety, comfort, and convenience. Walk-in showers, higher toilets, natural lighting, shower benches… there are many ways to age-proof your bathroom. Add grab bars, handheld shower heads, and D-shape pulls to prevent falls. Consider universal design principles when…