Green Retirement is the topic of a free event on Saturday, Oct. 19, co-sponsored by the AARP, ReVisions Resources and the San Diego chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). Read the article.
Designed for Life, a collaborative project of ReVisions Resources, AARP and the San Diego chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers presents a free workshop, Lighting for the New Age. Peoples interior lighting needs change as their eyes age” Read the article.
“Designed for Life, a collaborative project of ReVisions Resources, AARP and the San Diego chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers presents a free workshop, The Lowdown on Flooring: Make the Right Selection for Your Lifetime, Read the article.
“Diane Petrini, 59, and her husband Joe, 62, share their home in San Diego with their daughter Laura, 35, and grandson Torin, 15. They have lived there since 1986, and while it has served them well, it was beginning to present some challenges. Joe, a Purple Heart Vietnam War veteran ” Read the article.
“Lacking the means is not the only deterrent to home renovation. Even homeowners who could afford it did not know how to go about it or who could help them. Read the article.
December 8, 2011, The San Diego Union-Tribune
“A Rancho Bernardo family will be enjoying its prize winning kitchen makeover just in time for the holidays.
“Diane Petrini, 59, and her husband Joe, 62, share a house in Rancho Bernardo with their youngest daughter, Laura, 35, and 15-year-old grandson, Torrin, along with the family dog Cashew.” Read more (PDF).
“By means of outreach materials such as press releases, public service announcements, flyers and fact sheets, Liliane Choney of Revisions Resources used National Aging in Place Week as an opportunity to increase media awareness of the issues facing seniors who wish to age in place. Ms. Choney was able to reach out to 20 different media outlets including San Diegos major newspaper, the Union-Tribune, and local ABC affiliate, KGTV.” Read more (PDF).
“Liliane Choney, who [founded] the nonprofit ReVisions Resources nearly 20 years ago to provide services and information to older adults and their families and now runs the groups Reverse Mortgage Experts program, said consumers should look for loan experts willing to spend time addressing family members questions and concerns.” Read the article.
“Our homes have appreciated so much,” said Liliane Choney, who runs a Reverse Mortgage Experts program through [ReVisions Resources]. “Someone may be living in a $600,000 home, but how do you tear off a piece of your house? You can’t chip off the window frame and take it to the grocery store.” Read the article.
“As the oldest of the boomers turn 60, recent surveys show that most of them are unlikely to move far from their communities. The character of many neighborhoods will change as social service agencies stretch to meet the rising demand for senior health care, recreation, transportation and public safety. San Diego County is up to the task, said Liliane Choney, executive director of ReVisions Resources, a nonprofit agency that provides educational and housing services to seniors.”Read the article.