703-443-1861 M - F 9:00 - 5:00 Leesburg, Virginia
703-443-1861 M - F 9:00 - 5:00 Leesburg, Virginia
Certified Aging in Place Specialist
Since 2007
Home Modifications
Seniors, Veterans, Mobility Challenged
Family Owned
Leesburg, Virginia

Month

November 2016
Locomotion Research
Tony visited Virginia Tech to meet with the head of the locomotion research department (Ph.D Thurmon Lockhart) where they are studying the relationship between gait, mobility and falls in older adults. The VA Tech grad students are now working with the NVFPC for community based fall risk assessments here in Loudoun. Fall Risk Assessment Day...
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Preventing falls
Almost 1/3 of the population age 65 and better will suffer a fall. Almost half of all falls happens in the home. There are 4 steps you can take in preventing falls: Begin an exercise program to increase coordination and balance. Take a list of ALL of the medications you are taking to your pharmacist. Include ALL...
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Livable Home Tax Credit
The Virginia Livable Home Tax Credit (LHTC) program is designed to improve accessibility and universal visitibility in Virginia’s residential units. It does this by providing state tax credits for the purchase of new units or the retrofitting of existing housing units. Tax credits are available for up to $5,000 for the purchase of a new...
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Grants for Disabled Veterans The US Department of Veterans Affairs
The US Department of Veterans Affairs offers grants for disabled veterans and service members with necessary home modifications. Schaffer Construction is an approved contractor for these Grant Programs. We understand what the Veterans Administration requires. We work closely with the agent and veteran. Read more on our Veterans page.
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