Other Housing Options to Consider When Planning for Long Term Care

As an elderly family member continues to age, her needs will change.  She may need help around the house; and, at some point, may begin need long term care assistance.  While many people consider options such as independent living facilities, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities, there are also other options to consider. Depending upon your loved one’s needs, she may be able to take advantage of other opportunities.  Take a look at the information below, to better understand some other options. If you have any questions, or if you need help planning for long term care, speak with an elder law attorney. Group homes Group homes are becoming more popular.  With this option, many seniors live in a home together.  This can be a great way for your loved one to be able to get the socialization that he or she needs while also getting some assistance with daily activities.  Seniors share responsibilities and expenses so that rent, household services, and meals are handled as a


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