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Live-In Senior Care: Is It a Good Idea?

October 25, 2019

From the U.S. News & World Report website

There are many different ways of addressing care needs in older adults.

From home-based care offered by family or a visiting aide to assisted living or nursing homes, there’s a care solution that can work for just about every senior and every family.

One option is live-in senior home care. This type of care features a full-time caregiver who lives in the home of a senior, much like some families hire a live-in nanny to care for small children. This type of care is best suited for seniors who need around-the-clock care, especially at night. If the caregiver needs to wake up several times a night to tend to a senior or help them take medication, a live-in caregiver might be the right solution.

There are two general ways that a live-in caregiver arrangement can be set up:

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