Frequently Asked Questions
2. What types of services does long-term care provide?
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Long-term services can include
- home-based services -- home health care, homemaker services, friendly visitor/companion services, and emergency response systems
- community-based services -- adult day service programs, senior centers, transportation services, meals programs, and respite care
- facility-based care -- adult foster care, board and care homes, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and continuing care retirement communities.
Watch a video about the basics of long-term care at www.LongTermCare.gov