9 smart ways to make a home safer for your ageing parents
Just under 20 percent of Australian households are multi-generational, with three or more generations living together under one roof. And as the population ages (the percentage of people in Australia aged 65 and over is around 16%), that number will grow. If you’re dealing with an ageing parent, keeping them in their home or moving them into your own can be the most convenient way to go. But you may need to make some changes for safety’s sake.