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  • Spokane Area Senior Centers

    Spokane Area Senior Centers

    This is a list of addresses and phone numbers for Senior Citizen Community Centers in the Spokane Area.>>
    This is a list of addresses and phone numbers for Senior Citizen Community Centers in the Spokane Area.>>
  • North Idaho Senior Centers

    North Idaho Senior Centers

    This is a list of addresses and phone numbers for Senior Citizen Community Centers in the North Idaho Area.>>
    This is a list of addresses and phone numbers for Senior Citizen Community Centers in the North Idaho Area.>>
  • Senior Housing Options

    Senior Housing Options

    Independent Living/Retirement Communities, Assisted Living Communities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, and Adult Family Homes.  How are they different and how do you know which one is right for you?>>
  • Alzheimer's/Dementia Resources

    Alzheimer's/Dementia Resources

    An explanation of the difference between each and the resources to find help and support for patients and families dealing with memory loss.>>
  • Assisted Living

    Assisted Living

    Assisted Living is for adults who need help with everyday tasks but they don't need full-time nursing care. >INSIDE: Find local providers>>
  • Care Management

    Care Management

    Trained professionals are here to guide you through the evaluation of physical and emotional well-being and help determine what living or care situation is best for you or your loved one.>>
  • Caregivers

    Caregivers

    Do you give care to someone in your life?   If so, you are part of more than 50 million who care for chronically ill, disabled, or aged family member or friend.   Open this category for frequently asked questions and resources and checklists to help find support.
     
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  • Financial Affairs

    Financial Affairs

    Here we provide help finding information on investments and dealing with debt.>>
  • Home Care

    Home Care

    Non-medical help, in your home, that ranges from meal prep to assistance with "activities of daily living" a few times a week to 24 hours a day.>>
  • Home Health Care

    Home Health Care

    This section provides guidance on what home health care is and helps you find organizations to provide trained professionals, such as RN's, LPN's or agencies to come into the home to specifically address help care needs. >>
  • Hospice Care

    Hospice Care

    Service for terminally ill patients and their families. Answers to frequently asked questions plus featured facilities in your area.>>
  • Independent Living/Retirement Communities

    Independent Living & Retirement Communities

    Living environments for active, healthy people 55 and older.  This section includes a directory of planned communities in the area plus frequently asked questions about options. >INSIDE: Find local providers>>
  • Memory Care

    Memory Care

    A Directory of facilities with specialized care and environment for people with Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia.>INSIDE: Find local providers>>
  • Medicare vs. Medicaid and more...

    Medicare vs. Medicaid and more...

    What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?  We'll explain the basics and guide you to where you can get assistance from the various agencies. >>
  • Real Estate & Relocation

    Real Estate & Relocation

    Making a move after living in a home for years can be traumatic.  This section explains how to plan the move so the transition is positive and how elder relocation specialists can help. >>
  • Respite Services

    Respite Services

    A temporary caregiver or residential care to give a family member or primary caregiver a break. >>
  • Skilled Nursing

    Skilled Nursing

    These facilities are licensed by the state and provide 24-hour nursing care with at least one registered nurse on duty. The facility is equipped to deal with more intensive medical needs. This is the highest degree of nursing care outside of a hospital setting. >INSIDE: Find local providers>>