Paying for Long-Term Care, National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care Information, Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
This is the place to start for an overview of costs and financing of long-term care provided by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Includes information on: What does long-term care cost? What does care cost where I live? Who pays for long term care? And, National spending on long-term care.
Provides links to additional information on Public Programs that pay for long-term care, such as Medicare, Medicaid, the Older Americans Act, and Veterans Benefits. Also links to additional information on private financing options, such as long-term care insurance, continuing care retirement communities (with life care contracts), annuities, home equity, and self-pay.