Increasingly, as we all live longer, placing a loved one in full-time residential care becomes a reality.
Finding the funding and dealing with government agencies can be an additional nightmare when you are just trying to take care of someone, who is no longer capable of taking care of themselves or handling their own affairs.
The Fair Deal scheme is still processing applications for the care of elderly people in homes, writes Lisa Jewell of the Irish Independent
Nursing Home Care – The Service
This service offers financial advice and consultancy to fund long-term care in a nursing home. It advises on maximising benefits, subsidies and entitlements while protecting assets and pensions.
It offers advice and help to make the nursing home placement an easier and less stressful process for you and your family.