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caregiving tips and hacks,an illustration of a clothes hanger connected to another clothes hanger for closer reach

Lower the bar, so to speak, in a closet by hooking clothes hangers to the end of other clothes hangers. The clothes hang lower by one clothes hanger length and are easier to reach for someone in a wheelchair. 

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Do you have certain tricks up your caregiver sleeve that make everyday tasks a bit easier? Share your creative, low-cost, DIY (Do it Yourself) tips, hacks and time savers. If it works for you — it might work for others! Use the email link below to submit a brief description and, if applicable, a photo for reference. View AARP's Terms of Service.

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