Home Modifications for Vision Loss

  Visual Impairments interact with other medical conditions, which in turn may affect one’s ability to function safely and independently in their home. Two thirds of all persons with low vision are over the age of 65 and 25% of adults over the age of 85...

The High Cost of a Fall!

Most people want to live in their own homes for as long as they possibly can but did you know, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), over 2.5 million people have an emergency room admission each year due to falls, and over 700,000 require hospitalization...

Don’t leave your home!

“I don’t want to leave my home!” This is a common comment that I hear most often in my practice as a CAPS certified, occupational therapist. Who can blame them? I truly understand this desire. Home is where our lives happen. It is where we are most comfortable. It is...

Weather or Not?

Weather in the Louisville area this time of year can be challenging for individuals needing additional care. The best we can hope for is clear sunny skies and above freezing temperatures. Unfortunately the past 30 days has been less than perfect but Louisville...