Your loved one has just finished rehab after suffering a fall. Things are fine now, right? No not so fast, have you considered taking steps for fall prevention?
The stress of homeless living can worsen and make it more difficult to manage health problems, such as arthritis, leading to chronic pain and discomfort. Elderly homeless are more at risk when extreme weather strikes.
The cost of living in place, on the other hand, is a two-part expense. It includes one-time expenses for renovations and remodeling as well as yearly (or recurring) expenses.
Life is change. As you move through the years, you adapt to new situations by reformulating plans again and again. Sometimes this happens through careful preparation. Other times, you improvise.