Various long term care resources and tools are available to assist you in creating a well-considered plan.

Cost of Care 

Check how much the median cost of long term care is in your area through Genworth’s 2016 Cost of Care Survey.

Service Locator  

Find long term care services within your community through the websites indicated below.

Eldercare Locator

Created b y the US Administration on Aging, this website connects older adults and their families to services in their area.

 

Home Health Compare

This provides a searchable list of home health care services including skilled nursing care, physical therapy, and more.

 

Nursing Home Compare

This provides detailed information on all Medicare- and Medicaid-certified nursing homes in the United States.

 

SeniorAdvisor.com

This website is a trusted source of reviews and advice on local senior living communities, as well as other issues surrounding seniors, to help individuals make an informed decision

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Caregiver Support

 

Multiple resources that provide help in determining the help that individuals need and provide support to alleviate caregiver stress are also available online.

AARP

This organization helps people in their retirement years improve the quality of their lives. It is an information hub that discusses issues regarding health care, employment and income security, and protection from financial abuse.

 

Area Agency on Aging

This organization strives to ensure that resources and support services are available to older Americans.

 

National Caregivers Library

This provides caregivers and seniors access to information and tools that could assist them in their situation.

 

Family Caregiver Alliance

This is the website of a community-based nonprofit organization that addresses the needs of families and friends providing long term care to loved ones at home.