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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Connecticut


Connecticut is one of the hidden jewels of the U.S. Its four vibrant seasons, classic eastern scenery, idyllic coast  and historic status make Connecticut a wonderful place to both live and retire. If you want to spend time strolling through picturesque autumn foliage or a coastline free from tourists, you may want to consider retiring […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in California


California is the state best known for its perfect climate, gorgeous beaches, and diversity. For retirees, it can’t get much better than California. What better place to spend your golden years than between the beach and the bustling cities? Of course, finding the right assisted or independent living facility is an important part of deciding […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Arkansas


Finally arriving at that golden age of retirement is a time for celebration. Free from the mundane tasks of working life, you are now able to pick up and move to the city that will make your retirement wonderful. For many people, Florida and its many beautiful cities is a popular option. However, if you’re […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Alabama


Finding a suitable assisted living facility for yourself or an aging loved one can be a daunting task. You want a place that will offer the assistance you need but will also feel like home with social opportunities, healthcare, attentive caregivers, and access to both on- and off-site activities and entertainment. Alabama is a wonderful […]

The Most Popular Home Improvements Among Seniors and Retirees


According to a 2012 AARP report, nearly 90% of people aged 65 and older wish to remain in their own homes as long as they are able. The report also showed that 80% of older Americans are committed to staying in place while they age. Finally, about 25% of the respondents plan to make modifications to […]

Kitchen Remodeling Ideas That Make Cooking and Dining Safe and Easy for Aging Adults


Aging adults intend to enjoy their retirement years, and for many of them that includes cooking and dining at home. Retirement allows seniors to have more time to spend on preparing healthy meals and entertaining family and friends, but as they grow older, safety and ease of food preparation can become a concern for seniors with […]

The Best Bathroom Modifications for Senior Independence and Safety


Even the most independent seniors can struggle with bathroom safety. Slippery floors, tubs, and showers are dangerous for people of any age, and seniors especially need to be cautious when they are in the bathroom. One of the best ways to ensure senior independence and safety in the bathroom is to make modifications so that […]

5 Must-Have Home Modifications for Seniors Aging in Place


As reported by AARP, 80% of seniors have a firm plan to age in place. There are some home modifications that should be completed to make aging in place more possible for older adults, though. These modifications are a proactive approach to increasing the level of safety in the home, and they often add convenience and […]

Senior Gift Ideas: 14 Tech & Gadget Experts Recommend the Best Gift Ideas for Seniors


Are you running out of gift ideas for your older loved ones? No need to fret. We here at Assisted Living Today pride ourselves on providing valuable information for seniors or those who need assisted living. With that, we’ve interviewed a panel of technology and gadget experts who may be able to help. Technology or gadgets […]

Best Tablets and Accessories for Seniors 2015 – 2016


With their convenience, portability, and easy-to-use features, many people are skipping purchasing a computer altogether and going straight for a tablet. That’s just as true for senior citizens as it is for all age groups. Tablets offer plenty of computing power in a sleek, impressive package. But which tablet should you buy? Apple’s iPad was […]