May 04, 2021

Gerontologist Lakelyn Hogan shares Aging in Place tips with Health.com

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Navigating the maze of senior care options and caregiving can be challenging for many older adults and their families.  They are oftentimes unaware that home care is a great option that enables seniors to remain in their homes as they age, and typically, people overestimate the cost.

Studies consistently show that approximately 90 percent of older adults prefer to remain in their homes as they age, and when families are proactive in developing care plans, aging in place can be a highly desirable and affordable choice.

Home Instead gerontologist Lakelyn Hogan was recently interviewed by health.com to provide advice to people who are considering aging in place.