Paying for Senior Care
Finding the right senior living community is not easy. Finding the ideal accommodations for a married couple is even more challenging, especially if the care needs are very different. Fortunately, Oak Hill Terrace Senior Community in Waukesha, WI can accommodate couples so they can age in place.
Veterans Pension benefits are provided through the Department of Veterans Affairs and are available to veterans, surviving spouses of veterans, or couples. How should they apply for benefits, and what qualifications does the VA look for in applicants? Learn more.
If you or your spouse have an IRA and are struggling Medicaid planning and spousal retirement accounts, seek advice prior to taking any drastic measures. Good thorough planning provides protection, and it is more important than ever to plan before the crisis.
Today, people are more aware of the term family care since it was proposed in 1998. It is a complex government entitlement program where consumers have many choices. The program provides professional staff to guide older adults and their families through individualized health and long term care planning, and provides financial support to individuals who qualify.
It’s important to understand who decides family care funding and what guides those decisions.
If you have just begun your search for assisted living, you may be surprised at how much assisted living services cost at specific communities. It is helpful to consult an objective source when considering the fees for assisted living in comparison to other options for care. Since 2004, Genworth Financial has surveyed long-term care costs on an annual basis.