Homeowner Stories

Age Well At Home has helped hundreds of aging homeowners in the Twin Cities area stay in their homes by providing consultations, equipment, and skilled repair and construction work. These stories show how our work makes a big difference to homeowners living with financial insecurity.

Helping a Friend in Need

Helping a Friend in Need

Marlene Mosely has dedicated her life to serving others. For over 45 years, she provided direct care to seniors and hospice care to people of all ages. Her expertise eventually led to coordination of other health care providers, passing on important skills to the next...

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Peace of Mind and Healthier Living

Peace of Mind and Healthier Living

Harry Broadfoot has lived on the Northside in Minneapolis for many years. He loves his home and neighborhood! Age Well at Home worked with Harry to create a safer home for him to live. We listened to his life story and how he came to this point in life. Together, we...

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The Beauty of Recovering at Home

The Beauty of Recovering at Home

Brenda Betts is 82, has lived in her home for nearly 50 years, and has filled her home with artwork, photographs of family, and love. She is retired from the Airport Commission and volunteers for various causes including a homeless shelter and work with the City of...

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Brighter Lights, Brighter Outlook

Brighter Lights, Brighter Outlook

Carmen Robles needed new lighting fixtures to go along with safety improvements in her kitchen and bathroom. She now has peace of mind that she can stay in the home and community she loves.

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Supporting the Caregiver

Supporting the Caregiver

LaJune Johnson cares for her 3-year-old granddaughter after raising sisters, children, and other grandchildren. Safety modifications and plumbing repairs made it possible for her to stay in her home.

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The Power of Property Ownership

The Power of Property Ownership

Over 50 years of ownership, Tommie Nollie has made his North Minneapolis house into a home. Safety renovations allowing him to stay in that home help to preserve its value and keep him active with his art and in his garden, anchoring his neighborhood.

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Giving Back to a Lifetime Giver

Giving Back to a Lifetime Giver

Bettie Smith is one of those people who gives without expecting anything in return. So when she expressed concerns about staying in her home due to arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, and impaired vision, we were more than happy to help her out. See how small changes can make a big difference.

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Safer Steps Make a Safer Home

Safer Steps Make a Safer Home

Making the front and back entrances to Allie Jacox’s Minneapolis home safer meant lowering the risk of falls and keeping her home a vibrant gathering space for her family and friends.

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