Category: Top 10 Myths about Home Care

Ten Signs a Senior May Need Assistance with Daily Living

Americans are living longer today than ever before.  According to the US Census Bureau, people age 65 and older will represent over 18 percent of the population by the year 2030–nearly double that of today.  While a longer life expectancy is certainly something to celebrate, it is not without its challenges.  According to the Alliance for Health Reform, 20 percent of seniors are living … Read More Ten Signs a Senior May Need Assistance with Daily Living

10 Myths About Home Care (Part 2 of 10) – Home Care versus Nursing Home Care Costs

10 Myths About Home Care (Part 2 of 10) Home Care is More Expensive than a Nursing Home Sam Sellers Decisions about home care – sometimes referred to as senior care or elder care – for a loved-one can be overwhelming.  What is the best care setting?  Who do I turn to for advice?  Can I afford the services?  Added to the complexity of … Read More 10 Myths About Home Care (Part 2 of 10) – Home Care versus Nursing Home Care Costs

10 Myths About Home Care (Part 1 of 10) – LTC Insurance

10 Myths About Home Care (Part 1 of 10) Long Term Care Insurance Will Not Pay for Home Care By Sam Sellers Decisions about home care – sometimes referred to as senior care or elder care – for a loved-one can be overwhelming.  What is the best care setting?  Who do I turn to for advice?  Can I afford the services?  Added to the … Read More 10 Myths About Home Care (Part 1 of 10) – LTC Insurance