Provided Environmental Healthy Aging

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Chomchai Khongmaneekarn
Piya Sirilak
Narong Noosorn

Abstract

          In 2030, Thailand will achieve the status of a “complete aged society” when the proportion of the elderly over reached 22.7% of a total 68.3 million of Thai people. The family size is presently decreasing which leads to elderly people living alone in their house. Therefore, a preparing to become a complete aged society, housing design are important to improve to serve their health and quality of life. An accessing environmental care is a crucial for reducing the accident among elderly people. Particularly in, the improvement of physical housing, the modification of local instrument, and the framework for improving the physical housing within their context. In addition, a universal design and care manager (daughter, son, son-in-law, and daughter-in-law) should be concerned for supporting and minimizing the risk of an accident. This article was aim to provide an environmental healthy for elderly people, an accessing environmental care, a universal design, and a role of care manager. Moreover, this article would be valuable for policy makers, politician and all people who looking after the elderly people to adapt for improving quality of life.

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