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At first glance the house at right doesn’t look like it would be a great fit for older adults — it’s big and surely has lots of stairs. But a look inside reveals that the residence is a virtual showcase of age-friendly home design. Take a tour of the 2014 Home for Life, a house designed for people of all ages and life stages. The door's open, come on in!
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How to make a house or apartment a home for life
With its 65+ population set to soar, Oregon's largest city gets ready
Y'all can benefit from the lessons in this tool kit
The availability of these community features greatly impact the well-being of older adults
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Now 50-plus, their needs are changing as they're changing "old age"
One in Three Americans is Now 50 or Older
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