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What is Adult Day Care? Adult day care centers are designed to provide care and companionship for seniors who need supervision or assistance during the day. There are two types of adult day care... more
What is Adult Day Care? Adult day care centers are designed to provide care and companionship for seniors who need supervision or assistance during the day. There are two types of adult day care: adult social day care and adult day health care. Adult social day care provides meals and social activities. Adult day health care also includes some health services, transportation and counseling. How do I pay for Adult Day Care? Adult Day Care services are paid through VA benefits, Medicaid, or out of pocket. Check with your local regional VA Benefits office or Medicaid office for specific coverage. Adult Day Care services can range from $25-$100/day.
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Chris Cooper
Chris Cooper
Private Fiduciary, Trustee,Conservator, Financial Advisor

Agencies employ the workers they offer you, where as a registry is a listing of workers available for you to employ as household employees!  Be careful with this in California, the state laws here are nasty!

We at Care Giving Answers strive to provide helpful and...  (more)We at Care Giving Answers strive to provide helpful and relevant information to senior citizens and their families and loved ones. The material provided through our site is made available for informational purposes only. In no way should users of our site rely or act upon any information provided herein without seeking appropriate professional advice (medical, legal or financial). Users should independently verify the accuracy, completeness and relevance for their specific purposes. The information provided through our site is not intended to constitute professional advice and in no way forms or constitutes a professional-client relationship of any kind.
Admond Fong
Admond Fong
Senior Specialist

There are many options one can take when trying to hire a care giver. You can either hire direct (sites like: Care.com, Honor, HomeHero) or go through a care giving agency (companies like Visiting Angels, Home Instead, Senior Helpers). There are many differences between the two types one being the... more

We at Care Giving Answers strive to provide helpful and...  (more)We at Care Giving Answers strive to provide helpful and relevant information to senior citizens and their families and loved ones. The material provided through our site is made available for informational purposes only. In no way should users of our site rely or act upon any information provided herein without seeking appropriate professional advice (medical, legal or financial). Users should independently verify the accuracy, completeness and relevance for their specific purposes. The information provided through our site is not intended to constitute professional advice and in no way forms or constitutes a professional-client relationship of any kind.
Scot Cheben
Scot Cheben
Senior Advisor

It's not the question of who is better, but understanding the difference between the two and the risk associated with them. Understanding this can save you money and protect you from potential legal problems. Here are some components to consider. Care-plans:When it comes to caring for a loved one... more

We at Care Giving Answers strive to provide helpful and...  (more)We at Care Giving Answers strive to provide helpful and relevant information to senior citizens and their families and loved ones. The material provided through our site is made available for informational purposes only. In no way should users of our site rely or act upon any information provided herein without seeking appropriate professional advice (medical, legal or financial). Users should independently verify the accuracy, completeness and relevance for their specific purposes. The information provided through our site is not intended to constitute professional advice and in no way forms or constitutes a professional-client relationship of any kind.