How do I get paid for taking care of sick elderly family member?

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My mother will be starting dialysis soon. Would like to know how to get paid to take care of her. I quit my job to care for my mother. Live in Bucks County, Pa. Any assistance will be greatly appreciated.

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I wish you hadn’t quit your job Hopelives, you have your own future to think about.
You didn’t state your mother’s health issues or her financial status - does she qualify for aid or can she pay out of pocket? There are lots of options available to her with out you having to quit working. I’ve not heard of children being paid for taking care of a parent, though I have heard of receiving stipends to cover expenses such as gas for running errands, things like that.
Maybe someone else will have more information...
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JoAnn you still needd to pay for the courses. It is most likily to obtain a certificate so that the person can apply for a job with an agency. The OP is asking how she would get paid to help her mom immediatly and wants to know how it would be financed.
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I live in SNJ and get the Philly TV. I see ads all the time where people can be trained to care for loved ones or friends in PA.
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Hopelives, the vast majority of grown children do not get paid for taking care of their parent.... unless the parent can pay for the care from their own retirement fund. If yes, then you would need to put together an employment contract.

If your Mom can qualify for Medicaid [which is different from Medicare] some States do offer programs where the caregiver can get paid.... but not it would be very minimal.

Curious, if you quit your job, what will you do about health care insurance for yourself? Or are you at the age where you received Medicare?
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Do NOT quit your job. You need to think about your own retirement. Mom should go to rehab until she can manage her own care.
https://www.agingcare.com/articles/personal-care-agreements-compensate-family-caregivers-181562.htm
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