Mary’s List

          Additional  Resources for Aging in Place   FCC/ILR 489 Staying Independent in your home      Spring 2019

For online access to this list and any updates just Google

              https://waystostay.org   and put maryslist in the search box at the top of the website 

    My website has my blog on healthy aging, housing options, dementia research and all things about aging in place. 

 

ADDING     Laurie Orlov’s blog on the latest in silver tech: https://www.ageinplacetech.com/

BUYERS Guide to Medical monitoring at home and on the go:  Buyers Guide: https://www.retirementliving.com/best-medical-alert-systems

Video for  Calgary Laneway House in Canada :

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gk0Jo9Pg5GQ

For another home improvement check off list go to:   Shelby County Tennessee   Home design, modification and cost checklist, find PDF at   http://www.plough.org/assets/2012/plough_aginginplace_booklet-f_web.pdf   

or to NAHB: https://www.nahb.org/en/learn/designations/certified-aging-in-place-specialist/related-resources/aging-in-place-remodeling-checklist.aspx

Best in home tech: see hand out from class changing on a conctant basis

Potomac Edison, free in home energy upgrade: http://energysavemd-home.com/quick-home-energy-checkup/       Call 1-888-267-4685

Prices of home remodeling by zip code: https://www.fixr.com/

Cost of care: https://www.genworth.com/services/servlets/pdf/CostofCare_2017

Village to Village networks:  http://www.vtvnetwork.org/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=691012&module_id=248579

 

 

               Income sensitive / Frederick County                                              Resources

 

Maryland Whole Home:  zero/low  interest loans for  major repairs http://dhcd.maryland.gov/Residents/Documents/WholeHome_flyer_final2.pdf

Rebuilding Together of Frederick County/ Volunteer organization to repair homes:  240 415 8728

 

http://www.rebuildingtogetherfrederick.org/2017/01/measurable-outcomes/

 

Energy Assistance    301 600 2410   Ohep.frederick@maryland.gov

 

Senior Tax credit

https://www.frederickcountymd.gov/documentcenter/view/22375

 Call 301 815 5350

 

Maryland Access Point – MAP supports persons over age 60/ or with disabilities and their caregivers

Call 301 600 1605 

https://www.marylandaccesspoint.info/