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Choosing Long-Term Care

COMMON TOPICS    Long-term Care Planning  

How to Choose a Long Term Care Facility


When you make the decision that you or a loved one may need to enter a long term care facility, you may not know what direction to go in. There are several types of facilities and many are unfamiliar with the process of placing someone in a facility. Two main types of facilities are nursing homes and assisted living facilities.  Below are some helpful resources on how to choose the right one for your loved one.

Choosing a Nursing Home

Choosing an Assisted Living Facility

Assisted living facilities can provide beneficial support services for people that need assistance in some activities. Choosing a facility can be challenging. Visit 10 Tips to Choosing an ALF to learn about important considerations.

Where can I locate a facility?

There are several resources to locate a facility near you.