Are there any gov't (state or federal) programs that can help financially when a child needs to take of an aging parent that isn't "sick" ?

Follow
Share

My Mom isn't sick but needs someone there to do everyday things,that due to her age, she cannot do for herself. I need to be there with her for "safety" but can't just quit my job to do so.....HELP !!

This question has been closed for answers. Ask a New Question.
Find Care & Housing
7

Answers

Show:
Thanks Scarlet - I was thinking the same thing. That's a good article.
Carol
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

jdurham, try this article, you may find some useful information on programs that will help you: https://www.agingcare.com/Featured-Stories/120513/10-Government-Programs-You-Can-Access-for-Mom-or-Dad.htm
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

Many times an adult child can become the paid caregiver. Check with your local Area Agency on Aging. take care, Jaleyn
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

Local Area Agency on Aging ??? WHO do I call ???? Is this a state or federal agency ??
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

try a visiting nurses association too - some of them have great programs with day care and home health aides AND if you can get your mother's doctor to write a prescription for a nurse service, insurance will cover it
Helpful Answer (0)
Report

This question has been closed for answers. Ask a New Question.
Related
Questions