Ankeny, IA

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is accessibility? 

It's providing an environment that makes performing tasks easier, reduces the risk of injuries and supports independence. 

What types of modifications are recommended?

Modifications are specific to each client's individual needs and environment.

 

Examples of modifications include; grab bars, raised toilet seats, lever door handles, custom showers, main floor renovations, door widening, kitchen renovations, ramps, lifts, and other safety features.

What is your service area? 

We are located in Ankeny and serve Polk, Story, Marshall, Dallas, Jasper, and Warren counties.

 

We will travel outside of the immediate service area for an additional traveling fee. We also offer remote consultation.  

Are modifications expensive? 

While some modifications, such as complete renovations and additions can be more costly, not all modifications are expensive. 

Other alternatives depending on the situation, such as having to leave home for an Assisted Living or Nursing Home can cost an average of $57,000 and $75,000 a year respectively in Iowa. According to a Genworth study those rates are projected to rise by an average of 6% over the course of the next 5 years.

 

We work with all budgets and funding options to find a solution that works for you.

What types of payment are accepted and are funding options available?

The most common method is privately paying for the services.

We are a resource when it comes to identifying funding. We will work with other local organizations to provide funding assistance should cost be a concern. 

There are multiple organizations and methods to explore when discussing affordability.