The time to retire has arrived. Perhaps you have looked forward to this time for years and planned on enjoying vacations or activities such as fishing, bowling, genealogy, bridge, bingo, or reading. Or you may be concerned about retirement and the "big changes" that not working may mean in your life. Now you are finding that your vision is not quite it used to be. What now? Should you think about staying at home or moving to a retirement community? Regardless of where you choose to live, there are many things you can do to make your residence and your community safer and easier to navigate.
You will find information on VisionAware about:
- Assessing your living situation
- Changing your home
- Home safety
- Preventing falls
- Things to look for if you decide to relocate
- Participating in community activities
New to vision loss? Our Getting Started Kit can help.