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  • Top Smart Home Technologies for Mature Homeowners

    Learn about research from The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence and the MIT AgeLab on the Top Smart Home Technologies for Mature Homeowners and take a tour of The Hartford Smart Home to see how these technologies work.

  • Remodeling Today for a Better Tomorrow

    This website from The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence offers remodeling ideas, videos of livable design features in the kitchen and bathroom, and an interactive home design quiz to help people make their house a home for a lifetime.

  • Rebuilding Together

    Rebuilding Together’s network of more than 200 affiliates across the country provides free rehabilitation, home modifications, and critical repairs to make the homes of low-income Americans safer and more accessible.

  • Livable Design

    Livable Design was established in 2009, by its parent company, Eskaton, a senior residence and service provider throughout Northern California. Eskaton established Livable Design to provide an innovative model of home design that is a better way to live and a better way to build for all ages.

  • The Lifetime Home

    Developed by the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence, this website describes common hazards in the home, recommendations to address them, and features photos from actual homes that demonstrate how product and design changes can support independent living.

  • HomeSAFE

    The Fall Prevention Center of Excellence’s Home SAFE project offers resources for professionals and older adults and their families on fall prevention, home modification, fire prevention, and healthy home strategies.

  • AARP Home Fit Guide

    A resource for making the home comfortable and safe.


    This site serves as an information clearinghouse on home modification to equip consumers with a comprehensive inventory of resources including a National Directory of Home Modification and Repair Resources.


  • The Falling Monologues

    A series of performances by older actors reflecting their lessons learned after they’ve fallen, developed as a creative approach to spark interest and start discussion about fall prevention.

  • Bruno and Alice: A Love Story in Twelve Parts About Seniors and Safety

    A series of twelve illustrated stories following the whimsical romance of two active seniors who, through lack of prevention, end up in awkward situations and almost miss their rendezvous with love. The stories offer insight into some of the personal preventive measures seniors can take to make their environment safer and prevent injuries.