Public and private sources offer assistance.
This article is based on information provided by Home Instead Senior Care.
Adult daycare offers a respite for caregivers and for those being cared for. Your loved one may enjoy a change of scenery, some new activities and companionship. And, as a caregiver, you may appreciate the support while you handle work and or other everyday tasks like grocery shopping or laundry.
It may also be an opportunity for caregivers to take a break themselves and go for walk or have coffee with a friend, just to get a break from caregiving.
You may want to explore the following options to get help with paying for adult daycare:
Public programs include:
· VA benefits
· PACE program
Insurance and private payment sources include:
· Medicare Advantage Part C
· Long-Term Care insurance
· The Cash Value of a life insurance policy
· Reverse Mortgage
· Shared family contributions
· Free care resources in your community