Studies show that most families avoid the subject of senior care for a loved one until they are confronted with a crisis situation. The majority of people underestimate the real costs involved, and overestimate their ability to afford the kind of care they want. Not only are most people unaware of what is required to qualify for long-term care coverage from either of these entitlement programs, but people are even less informed about private pay options.
Lack of planning, knowledge and financial capability are some of the biggest obstacles for families who are seeking senior care. The good news is that there are numerous resources available to help families overcome financial challenges. Columbus mover E.E. Ward would like to recommend these websites that can help your families and guide you to some financial options. Such as:
In addition, many assisted living communities offer these programs and work hard to provide “financial solution” tools for staff to assist families. Senior living professional help families take full advantage of these financial programs, as well as educational and advisory resources, to help them navigate the difficult path of funding senior care. In today’s economic climate funding options are not a luxury.
Once you have the plan to move your beloved elder family members, please contact us! E.E. Ward is a preferred service provider for A Place for Mom. We are uniquely trained and experienced in assisting seniors down size and relocate!