It’s way too important for you and your family to be only about statistics
Cindy Eisenhower, Long-Term Care Consultant for ACSIA Partners, explores the issues of long-term care.
Long-Term Care Statistics
We have shared with you that 7 out of 10 Americans over the age of 65 will need long-term care services during their lifetime. 1
1 Federal Government Statistic at www.longtermcare.gov
So, let’s look again at your neighbors.
- 5 homes, including yours, each occupied by a couple.
- At least 4 of those homes may be affected by long-term care. Many may be affected twice.
- Will you need long-term care? Will someone in your family?
The chances are quite high.
That’s only the start.
How often will you need long-term care? How long will you need long-term care? Where will you receive care? How much will your care cost, as well as your family members?
It’s a good time to start Long-Term Care Planning for yourself and your family now.