America is aging and it is aging quickly.
Currently, about 1 in 8 Americans are 65 years of age or older. It is estimated that this number will balloon to 72.1 million persons over the age of 65, or 19% of the population, by 2030.
As we explored in our eBook, the Different Faces of Caregiving, securing proper support for members of the aging population is a very difficult task. And more often than not, families face significant financial difficulty in securing proper housing and care for their loved ones when they are no longer able to care for themselves. (more…)