The focus of these papers, is on maintaining independence and active participation in family and community activities. As we age, we face chronic health conditions that have the potential to negatively impact our independence. By using technology (smart homes, robotics, telehealth, other assistive devices), maintaining our mobility, and preventing injuries we can offset much or all of the disabling effects of chronic health conditions.number of older people who indicated they had a need for home maintenance services was double that of those who ... 8 Home Modifications AU$ 730.9 355.9 241.4 328.4 For some people, access to home repair and modification servicesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Promoting Independence for Older Persons with Disabilities|
|Author||:||William Charles Mann, Abdelsalam A. Helal|
|Publisher||:||IOS Press - 2006-01-01|