Independent living aids and products incorporate a wide variety of devices designed to help the elderly and those with disabilities live independently. Ranging from low vision devices to sound amplifiers and kitchen aids to medication managers, independent living aids enable those would be otherwise unable to the chance to take care of themselves and to not have to rely on others for support.
Independent living, or the ability to live independently and take care of one's self, centers around the idea that the elderly and those with disabilities can have the ability to take care of themselves with very little if any need for help from others. With the right selection of Independent living aids, those with arthritis, limited mobility, hand conditions, and other ailments that inhibit their ability to perform everyday tasks can live independently.
For seniors, independent living is often referred to as "aging in place", which essentially means living in one's own home for as long as comfortably and confidently possible. Many independent living aids, such as kitchen aids, low vision magnifiers, and amplified large button phones, have made aging in place a reality for the elderly and have helped prolong the experience.
ActiveForever was originally formed as "Independent Living Products", a company that specialized in products designed to help those with disabilities live independently. Click any of the links above for more information and to view the selection of independent living products.