Choices for Care
Provides a consultation to all nursing facility applicants who are age 60 and older to explore options for long term care which may include home and community-based services or nursing facility care. A comprehensive assessment helps identify needs, reviews service options and cost, and assists in developing a plan of care. A prospective nursing facility applicant can then choose services that are appropriate and affordable. Options that are discussed can include nursing home placement, Supportive Living Facilities, assistive living, in-home services, Community Care Program and Home Delivered Meals. There is no charge for this service.