Sleep is the best meditation.
-Dalai Lama
8 Basic Bedroom Items for Aging in Place
  1. Bed Rail Stander EZ Adjust Bed Rails
  2. Pre-programmed Phone at easy reach bedside
  3. Supportive slippers with non-skid or rubber soles
  4. Clapper sound activated Lights Great for seniors
  5. Walker or cane near the bed
  6. Smoke detector in the bedroom
  7. Path lights to bathroom
  8. Safe in Home Monitoring (see tech page for details)

Video: Wireless Path lights  Purchase: Mr Beams Lights


Top 10 Aging in Place Bathroom Fixes

  1. Low profile bed: 20-23” from top of the mattress to floor
  1. Flashlight at the bedside
  1. Easy-to-read memory aid clock with LARGE numbers
  1. A clear pathway to bathroom (remove clutter)National Association of Senior Move Managers
  1. NO throw rugsA Home Fall Prevention Checklist for Older Adults
  1. Sturdy chair with arms at the bedside to help with dressing
  1. A lighted light switch near the door
  1. Safety Mats at Bedside floor
  1. Second Floor fire escape
  1. Extra pair of reading glasses at the bedside

Improving Home Safety for Seniors