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Funding Dependency

As you age…is the cost of dependency a concern of yours?
What is long-term care and dependency?  Long-Term Care is a range of services and support for your personal care needs.  Most long-term care isn’t medical care, but rather help with basic tasks of everyday life, sometimes called Activities of Daily Living.  Your Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) include; bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, continence, and transferring
(from bed to chair).
Let’s take a look at demographics and aging…

Living arrangements at age 65

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*A profile of older Americans: 2014


Demographic Characteristics of Users of Long-Term Care Services
*CDC/NCHS, NATIONAL STUDY OF LONG-TERM CARE PROVIDERS AND TABLE 4 IN APPENDIX B

 

Use of Long-Term Care Services by Sex

*CDC/NCHS, NATIONAL STUDY OF LONG-TERM CARE PROVIDERS AND TABLE 4 IN APPENDIX B

 

Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Dementias and Depression

*CDC/NCHS, NATIONAL STUDY OF LONG-TERM CARE PROVIDERS AND TABLE 4 IN APPENDIX B

 

Assistance with Activities of Daily Living


*CDC/NCHS, NATIONAL STUDY OF LONG-TERM CARE PROVIDERS AND TABLE 4 IN APPENDIX B