Choices & Alternatives In Senior Care
For seniors and their families in need of assistance, there are a variety of care and lifestyle options available. It is important to learn about these choices before making a decision.
Learn About Your OptionsClick on a type of care that is listed below and it will appear to the right, replacing the care option that is currently there.
Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)
Continuing care retirement communities are a combination of independent/retirement living, assisted living and skilled nursing home. And many are now offer dementia/memory care, as well.
Typically, a senior enters the community for the independent/retirement living lifestyle. As their health and needs change, they have assisted living and nursing services available to them.
These communities typically have a substantial entry fee, along with a monthly fee. Some communities offer "life care" which guarantees health care coverage for life.