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Aging in Place Use In-Home Senior Care Services

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Home care torrance ca, Senior in home care services

Senior in home services

Do you need senior care or another type of caregiver to provide in-home assistance for yourself, a spouse, or other family member?

In the United States, there are approximately 5.7 million family members that provide informal care within their or another family member’s home. This care is provided to family members that may be suffering from long-term illnesses, are disabled, or that are aging in place within the home.

One of the fastest growing population segments is people 85 years or older. In 2012 alone, there were approximately 5.9 million people over 85.

Most seniors want to continue living in their own homes, which is referred to as aging in place. Almost 90% have stated that their wishes are to remain in their own homes so that they are able to live by their own rules. In fact,