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Community Living Promotes Independence for Individuals with Disabilities

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It can be difficult for caregivers of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to “let go” and allow them to find a more independent lifestyle. As with any change, there is always a natural fear of the unknown. Caregivers may ask themselves questions like:...
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The Importance of Affordable and Accessible Housing for Older Adults

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As the Baby Boomer generation ages, it’s projected that the number of Americans over the age of 65 will more than double by 2040, increasing to about 91 million. The rapid growth of the senior population means that there will be an increased need for housing options that are...
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What is the Value of Community Inclusion?

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Everyone deserves the right to be fully included and immersed in their community and enjoy opportunities to live, learn, grow, work and socialize with others side by side. This includes older adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, who need varying levels of...
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5 Benefits of In-Home Care for Seniors

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In-home care provides comfort, safety, and security for seniors who need minimal daily support and assistance. In general, there are two types of in-home care for seniors: non-medical and medical. Non-medical home care is best for seniors who need a little extra support with...
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