FCS-2257, a 4-page fact sheet by Carolyn Wilken, is the first in a series on caregiving and aging. It will help elderly people and their caregivers learn about the many different kinds of long-term care and living assistance now available. Includes a visit checklist to fill out after visiting each facility. Also explains how costs are usually paid. Published by the UF Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, October 2006.
AgePage Long-Term Care: Choosing the Right Place. Available from NIA Information Center, PO Box 8057, Gaithersburg,MD, 20898-8057, or call 1-800-222-2225 or 1-800-222-4225 (TTY), or visit http://www.nia.nih.gov.
Long-Term Care & Other Options for Seniors: A Guide for Consumers. Available from the Florida Department of Financial Services, State of Florida. Call the Consumer Helpline at 800-342-2762 or 1-800-640-0886 (TDD), or visit http://www.fldfs.com