Understanding the Cost of Care for Aging Adults
Senior care should be about meeting individual needs. But we understand that for families of who are considering care options for aging adults, the cost can be a major worry. Selecting the right care is important and you want to ensure it’s the best fit and value for your unique situation.
Find Care That Enhances the Quality of Life
Evaluating Cost of Care
When evaluating the cost of care, you should weigh the outcomes of care, beyond pricing alone. It’s important to consider the person’s safety, well-being, need for companionship and quality of life. Care is something that should be put in place to, not only to keep the person safe and healthy, but to enhance a person’s enjoyment of life.
- Care Plan Personalization
- Companionship & Engagement
- Caregiver to Client Ratio
- Control of Budget
Your Options for Paying for Home Care
Today, you may be able to take advantage of many programs to make personalized in-home care a reality for your family. We recommend you look at the following options to review if any can work for you.
- Private pay
- Private Pay
- Invoice Program
- Self-Managed Care
- Long-term care insurance
- Income-based subsidies and tax credits
- Veterans Affairs of Canada assistance
- HFC Dementia Home Care Grant