Understanding Medicare Coverage for Skilled Nursing Facility Care

When a transfer from a hospital to a skilled nursing facility is the next step, many questions arise about what Medicare may cover and what your options are. This article...
Continue reading
  72 Hits

Step By Step Guide for The Housing Choice Voucher and finding Affordable Senior Housing

The steps that one needs to take to move in to Low Income senior apartments that are part of the Section 202 Affordable Senior Housing Communities can be confusing. In...
Continue reading
  60 Hits

Keeping Your Aging Mind and Body Healthy and Active

“Aging gracefully” has turned into something of a meaningless buzzword, adorning article headline after article headline. Perhaps “aging capably” might better convey the goal that just about all of us...
Continue reading
  49 Hits

Alabama Cities That Have Housing Choice Voucher Open Enrollment

In a previous topic, " How To Obtain Low Income Senior Housing ", we talk about the HUD Housing Choice Voucher Program and how to become qualified and approved. One...
Continue reading
  63 Hits

How To Obtain Low Income Senior Housing

In order to obtain financial help for HUD's Affordable Senior Housing (low-income senior apartments), seniors must first be verified as an eligible low-income or very low income household by applying...
Continue reading
  54 Hits

Our Favorite Resources for Aging Parents and Seniors

Here at Senioridy we like to collect useful resources for seniors in one easy-to-navigate location. That includes information on healthcare, medical insurance, and the other important things you’ve got to...
Continue reading
  86 Hits

Low Income Senior Housing – Understanding Section 202 Affordable Senior Housing

5 Things to Know About Section 202 Housing In 2011 the first of the baby boomer generation reached age 65. The data now shows that every 10 seconds another person...
Continue reading
  155 Hits

Affordable Senior Apartments Have Perks

Senior living options over the past decade have really expanded, giving seniors more choices about where to live. The communities themselves are also evolving, offering more amenities, higher end décor,...
Continue reading
  148 Hits

What is the difference between Assisted Living and a Nursing Home?

All senior living facilities are not created equal, nor are they created for the same purposes. For most folks, until it comes time to look into senior living options yourself,...
Continue reading
  124 Hits

Ghosting - Identity Theft After Death

It will come as no surprise to learn that thieves have no shame when it comes to stealing the identity of someone who has recently died. Every year, o...
Continue reading
  515 Hits

Comparing Senior Care Options Equally

One of the most difficult things about selecting the correct senior care facility is comparing the listings on an equal level. It is best to compare t...
Continue reading
  316 Hits

Questions To Ask When Exploring Senior Living Communities & Elderly Care

Part of the process of searching for your specific Senior Care solution is the actual searching itself, the other part is vetting those choices so tha...
Continue reading
  292 Hits

Then Mom Fell...

My experience is not unique, I am sure, but I share it with you to give you a "heads up" on what you might encounter in a similar situation. As a bit ...
Continue reading
  353 Hits

Helpful Guidance on Understanding Senior Living Options

When I got into the healthcare industry years ago I began my career at Brookdale Place retirement community. I had no idea how very traumatic and over...
Continue reading
  387 Hits

Learn The Different Options & Levels Available for Senior Care

Understanding The Differences Finding the right level of senior care for yourself or your loved ones can be a daunting experience. And learning the senior care lingo can be a...
Continue reading
  695 Hits

Long Term Health Insurance Issues

insurance considerations
Considerations to Make Sure you Receive your Benefits As people live longer and longer on average, long-term care is a term that has become ever more common in the modern...
Continue reading
  765 Hits

Senior Housing & Assisted Living - Understanding Waiting Lists & Future Planning

nursing home waiting list
The change in circumstances requiring a Senior to move into Senior Housing may occur suddenly, with a decision having to be made quickly.  This may be the case if a...
Continue reading
  504 Hits

Section 202 Housing - Low Income Senior Living


Section 202, a housing subsidy program for the elderly, was originally rolled out in 1959 by the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) program and some of it is still alive and kicking today. Subsidized rental vouchers are awarded to low-income seniors based on their income levels and need to help pay for their rent.

Continue reading
  341 Hits