43 per cent of seniors aged 65 and over have a disability, or there are more than 1.76 million Canadians aged 65 and over who are living with one.

 
Seniors may experience a number of disability issues including hearing and eyesight loss, mobility issues (the major issue for seniors), agility issues, and diseases which might prohibit full participation in their community, which is why it’s crucial now more than ever (as huge numbers of boomers reach this age) to think carefully about the accessibility of our homes and public spaces. Read the full article here.