6 Tips For Keeping Your Home Safe As You Age
March 1st, 2023
As we get older, our homes can become a safety hazard if we're not careful. Falls, fires, and other accidents can be prevented with a few simple precautions. Here are six tips for keeping your home sa...
Aging In Poverty
January 11th, 2023
For too many people, growing old means struggling to make ends meet. The Elder Economic Security Standard Index (Elder Index) measures the cost of basic needs for older adults, and found that (As of 2...
Adapting Your Home As You Age
January 11th, 2023
Did you know that the average person will spend over 20 years of their life in their home? With a few simple modifications, you can ensure that your home is a safe and comfortable place to live for m...
Homebound: The Importance of Ramps for Seniors
October 11th, 2022
Getting older and losing your mobility is tough. When you can't get out and about like you used to, it's easy to feel trapped. Now the doctor tells you that you need a wheelchair... Imagine being conf...
Does CAPS Certification Even Matter?
September 23rd, 2022
What is C.A.P.S. Certification?The Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) designation program is the only nationally recognized training and certification program for contractors and other home re...
Check us out in the latest edition of Dataw's Lasting Impressions Magazine
June 19th, 2018
We are excited to have been featured in the most recent issue of Dataw Island's Lasting Impressions Magazine. Thanks to Laura McCarthy and Dataw Island for their support. Check out the full article ...
Check out our new brochure by CRGraphix!
March 12th, 2018
We recently had the pleasure of working with Cyndee Wilson of CRGraphix to redesign our brochure. Cyndee was a pleasure to work with and quickly understood what our goals were with the project. We'r...
UOR receives 2018 Grant from The Beaufort Fund
March 1st, 2018
The Advisory Committee of the Beaufort Fund of the Coastal Community Foundation has once again generously shown its support for UOR's mission of bringing "people (communities) together to repair, mai...
Getting closer to the big reveal!
February 8th, 2017
For over a year now Under One Roof has been working on a special project, repairing the home of a beloved local teacher, whose current home (also the home in which she grew up) was badly damaged by fi...
Thank you to the generous Beaufort Fund!
January 31st, 2017
Our sincere thanks go again to the Beaufort Fund of the Coastal Community Foundation. As part of its 2016-2017 funding cycle, the Advisory Committee has once again generously shown its support for U...
Before UOR...and After
March 22nd, 2016
We invite you to visit Under One Roof's website at www.underoneroofsc.org/projects to see the "after" photo from the above remodel as well as stories and photos from five other featured projects. Se...
UOR Receives 2016 Grant from The Beaufort Fund of Coastal Community Foundation
February 10th, 2016
We are honored to have been awarded a grant from the Beaufort Fund of Coastal Community Foundation. As part of its 2015-2016 funding cycle, the Advisory Committee has once again generously shown its ...