Independent for Life

Independent for Life

Homes and Neighborhoods for An Aging America

Book - 2012
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Staying home, aging in place, is most people's preference, but most American housing and communities are not adapted to the needs of older people. And with the fastest population growth among people over sixty-five, finding solutions for successful aging is important not only for individual families, but for our whole society. In Independent for Life, Henry Cisneros and a team of experts on aging, architecture, construction, health, finance, and politics assess the current state of housing and present new possibilities that realistically address the interrelated issues of housing, communities, services, and financial concerns.--[book cover]
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, c2012.
ISBN: 9780292737921
0292737920
9780292737914
0292737912
Branch Call Number: 363.5 Independ
Characteristics: xv, 299 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.) ;,27 cm.

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