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Get the Facts
Assisted Living Profile
What is an assisted living residence? This site gives the facts about the typical size, fees, services, and rules of assisted living facilities.
Nursing Homes
Information related to Medicaid and Medicare-certified nursing homes. Includes a search engine to find homes in your area and links to Medicare-covered programs that are alternative to nursing homes.
Practical Tips and Tools
Long-term care: Choosing the right place
Choices in long-term care, including planning and payment information.
Seniors Get Help with Downsizing
Tips for moving elders from their home of many years to a smaller residence or assisted living facility and what a senior moving specialist does.
Getting Loved Ones to Accept Assisted Living
Tips for families moving elders from their home to assisted living facilities.
Online Resources
Care.com Senior Care - Home Care Directory
Find resources nationally or by state. Home care, transportation, housing, and more.
Find Senior Housing
Finding different senior housing in your area, from independent living to skilled nursing care. An overview of payment options, tools for selecting care, and moving.
Locate an assisted living facility in Georgia by county or ZIP code
Through the Assisted Living Federation of America, locate an assisted living facility in Georgia by city or county
Medline Plus Assisted Living
Financial issues and directories in choosing assisted living. Overviews available in Spanish.
Nursing Home Info
Includes a needs assessment survey, housing selection tips and financial information.
Seeking an assisted living residence for yourself or a family member
The Assisted Living Federation of America site includes a guide to choosing an assisted living facility and a checklist of your needs.
Talking with Seniors about Moving - Idaho Careline 2-1-1
Talking empathetically with seniors about transitioning from home care.










Site last reviewed: October 24, 2012

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