The skyrocketing cost of long-term care, and home care in particular, is devastating to millions of older Americans. This session will identify public and private resources, creative strategies, and multigenerational approaches to pay for the cost of care in wise and tax-sensitive ways. It will both explain and offer use of a new "Bot" that will make this information accessible to both attendees and their client communities.
• Attendees will learn about rarely utilized government programs designed to keep people at home and out of nursing homes.
• Attendees will learn how careful, multigenerational planning can protect family assets, achieve eligibility for Medicaid and other powerful government benefits, and maximize quality care.
• Attendees will observe and learn to use a new Internet savvy "Bot" designed to educate users about 7 resources or approaches to pay for home care as well as skilled nursing care