New scorecard ranks Kentucky 50th in helping care for a growing populations of Kentuckians aging and living with disabilities. Report calls for change in the pace to meet growing needs and shifting demographic demands.
How important is independence to you, your friends and loved ones? Add your valuable voice to the Maine Statewide Independent Living Council survey on Independent Living in Maine. This survey collects important information for Maine SILC as they begin to develop the 2017-2019 State Plan for Independent Living.
Louisiana ranks 37th when it comes to meeting the long-term care needs of older residents, and AARP warns more must be done, at an accelerated pace, to improve across-the-board – but especially when it comes to quality of care and quality of life, and effective transitions. This, according to a new, comprehensive state-by-state Scorecard from AARP with support of the nation’s leading organizations behind quality long-term care, The Commonwealth Fund and SCAN Foundation.
More North Dakotans 65 and older and homeowners of any age with a disability are now eligible for the Homestead Property Tax Credit because of a major expansion approved by the 2013 North Dakota Legislature.
Are you currently caring for a family member? Do you struggle to find balance between work, family and caregiving responsibilities? Do you neglect your own health needs as a result? Help is available!
Virginia families caring for a loved one with disabilities or chronic conditions can apply for up to $400 reimbursement for respite care under a new, limited voucher program from the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services.
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