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CONTENTSADDRESSING HOUSING OPTIONSnCHAPTER TWO Adult Family Home Concerns ...................... 61 Many variables can influence the decision of where to live, but two key ingredients are Adult Family Home Resources..................... 61 money and health. Ideally, deciding where to live after you have retired can be a fun process – SKILLED NURSING CARE........................... 61 provided you have planned ahead. This chapter contains descriptions of housing alternatives, guidelines for Skilled Nursing Facilities............................... 62 choosing housing, and a comprehensive list of choices that Skilled Nursing Care Concerns .................... 63 span the housing continuum for seniors. Skilled Nursing Care Resources................... 64 HOUSING RESOURCES.............................. 36 RESOURCES FOR FERRY, PEND OREILLE, Emergency Housing Contacts ..................... 36 STEVENS AND WHITMAN COUNTIES ....... 64 Community Housing Resources................... 36 Housing Rights ............................................ 37 Low-Income Rental Housing........................ 37 REAL ESTATE RESOURCES....................... 38 Realtors....................................................... 38 RELOCATION AND MOVING ASSISTANCE 38 Relocation / Housing Referral Resources..... 38 Moving Resources....................................... 39 RETIREMENT COMMUNITY HOUSING...... 40 Retirement Communities ............................. 40 INDEPENDENT LIVING................................ 44 Stay in Your Current Home.......................... 44 Home Maintenance and Repair.................... 45 Senior Apartments....................................... 45 LIVING WITH ASSISTANCE ....................... 49 Home Care and Home Health Care Equipment and Supplies.............................. 49 Home Care and Home Support Services .... 49 Home Health Care....................................... 51 Assisted Living Communities ....................... 54 Assisted Living Concerns............................. 57 Assisted Living Resources ........................... 58 “Home is the most popular, and MEMORY CARE .......................................... 58 will be the most enduring of all Memory Care Communities ......................... 58 earthly establishments” ADULT FAMILY HOME CARE.................... 60 Adult Family Homes..................................... 60 –Channing Pollock 35


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