AGING-IN-PLACE

The act of making modifications to your home that will allow you to live there safely as you get older.

QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF
  • DO I WANT TO CONTINUE LIVING IN MY OWN HOME AS LIFE PROGRESSES?

  • WHAT CHALLENGES MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR ME TO CONTINUE LIVING IN MY HOME?

  • WHAT CHANGES CAN BE MADE TO CONTINUE LIVING IN MY HOME?

  • HOW MUCH MONEY CAN I SAVE BY STAYING IN MY HOME?

  • WHAT WOULD I MISS ABOUT LEAVING MY HOME?

  • WHAT EQUIPMENT WOULD HELP BOTH THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE CAREGIVER WITH ADL'S (ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING)?

QUICK FACTS
  • 87% of adults age 65+ want to stay in their current home and community as they age.

  • Falls are the leading cause of injuries requiring emergency treatment in adults aged 65 and older and lead to more hospital admission and deaths than any other type of trauma.

  • The average cost of a nursing home is approximately $100,000/Year per individual . 

  • Only 3% of homes are designed for safe living for the older consumer.

  • The number of Americans ages 65 and older is projected to nearly double from 52 million in 2018 to 95 million by 2060.

  • Average U.S. life expectancy increased from 68 years in 1950 to 78.6 years in 2017.

  • Aging in place tends to improve seniors’ quality of life, which improves their physical health.

Why GoUniversal?

GoUniversal has a team of experts ready to guide you through the process of making your environment a safer place, so that you can maintain your independence and quality of life as you start to age.

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We are also Certified Aging-in-Place Specialists, which is a designation awarded by the National Association of Home Builders to those who have demonstrated the ability and knowledge to help 

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The Occupational Therapist that we work with is also a Certified Living in Place Professional. If you are interested in having your home assessed by an OT, please reach out to us to schedule your home evaluation!

RAMPS

Check out two of our preferred vendors for Modular Aluminum Ramps.

They both offer high-quality products that can meet your ramp needs!

(Click on the logos below to learn more about what they offer!)

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SMART HOME TECHNOLOGY

Smart Home Technology can help make your home safer and more convenient.

(Watch the video below to learn more about what we can offer!)

 
PATIENT LIFTS

Check out a few of our preferred vendors for Patient Lifts.

(Click on the logos below, or watch the videos, to learn more about what they offer!)

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HANDRAILS

Make your home a safer place to navigate with Promenaid handrails.

They can be installed basically anywhere, including your bath or shower!

(Click on the logo below to learn more about what they offer!)

 
STAIR LIFTS

Eliminate the need to walk up & down your stairs with a quality stair lift from Harmar!

(Click on the logo below to learn more about what they offer!)

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TRANSITIONS

Make your transitions between rooms and doorways safer and

more convenient with solutions from the following companies!

(Click on the logo below to learn more about what they offer!)

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ELEVATORS

Eliminate the need for stairs and make your entire home accessible to you!

(Click on the logo below to learn more about what they offer!)

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BATH & SHOWER

Bestbath offers a wide-range of products including Barrier-Free Showers, Walk-In Therapy Tubs, Tub/Shower Units, and ADA-Compliant Showers.

(Click on the logo below to learn more about what they offer!)

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OTHER SOLUTIONS

We offer several more Aging-in-Place solutions

to make your home a safer place to live!

  • WIDENING DOORWAYS

  • NEW FLOORING

  • LIGHTING

  • FULL REMODELS

  • HOSPITAL BEDS

  • TOILET LIFT SEATS

  • AND MORE!

 
 

QUICK LINKS

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ADDRESS

2011 LOVETT AVENUE BISMARCK, ND 58504

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