Eldercare Services: What Are They And How Do You Use Them

This seminar presents an overview of community resources available to serve the elderly. Participants will better understand which services are appropriate in various situations, and the steps involved in connecting an elder with the services. The session will also review preventative measures that should be taken to provide a safer environment that allows a senior to age in place for as long as possible.

Topics in this session will include:

  • Services for Seniors
    • In-home services
    • Community services
  • Housing Options for Seniors
    • What are they?
    • How much do they cost?
  • Safety Issues Services
    • How do I know if mom is safe at home?
    • What do I need to do to allow my parents to stay at home?
  • Health Care Issues
    • Is dad’s seeing the right health care providers?
    • How do I stay informed about mom’s health care issues?
  • Paying for Services
    • Medicare
    • Medicaid
    • Long-term care insurance
    • Social security

For more information contact Dr. Jim McCabe.

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