Long-Term Care Insurance
Long-term care insurance: An insurance policy designed to offer financial support to pay for long-term care services.
Boarding and Care home
Boarding and Care home: Home in a residential area designed to provide a room, meals, laundry, supervision, and varying levels of assistance with care provided. Different levels of support exist. In many states, Board and Care Homes are licensed or ...
What is Palliative Care?
Palliative Care: Care available at any stage of an illness that attends to physical, emotional and spiritual needs. For some more information ...
What is Respite Care?
Respite Care: Short-term relief for caregivers in the home or at a center (a few hours up to a few weeks). The caregiving services can occur in the home, at an Adult Day Care provider or at an assisted living community, typically for less than a ...
Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs)
Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs): A community offering a range of services and levels of care, including active and assisted living options. Find a Continuing care retirement community