Protect Your Senior’s Financial Well-Being
As our loved ones age, it is imperative to want to seek help for their future. We want to prepare for financial protection throughout the remainder of their life. Senior finances can be difficult to manage as you must manage your own as well. Comfort Keepers in Santa Clarita understands this issue and knows how to help. Here are some tips and easy ways to help manage your senior’s finances to ensure their financial well-being is taken care of, without adding any stress.
Make Your Loved One’s Space Age Friendly
You can make changes now to your loved one’s home to ensure their aging process is simpler and safer. You can remodel now to save yourself time in the future, or, to prepare in case something should happen that causes your loved one to need home health care. You can add wider doorways as well as handles and rails in the bathrooms and the kitchen area. You can also check the fire alarms and carbon monoxide alarms often to ensure safety. Making your loved one’s space age friendly now saves you money in the long run for other care needed.
Use Government Programs
Sometimes, you just need some help ensuring your finances stay balanced. Your loved one is probably eligible for multiple government programs to help them along the way. Programs and benefits that can help protect your senior’s finances can be found at both the state and the federal level.
Compare Costly Options
If care is needed, it is always best to compare your options. You should make a list of all available options including in-home care, care facilities or if the need for round the clock care is needed. You can call and interview various places to see what payment plans they offer or what programs they have for assistance. You can also check with your senior’s insurance to ensure they have benefits for care. You can then make a wise and money smart decision for your senior’s future.
It is important to have a financial plan in place for their financial protection. Comfort Keepers in Santa Clarita offers great assistance for those who need in-home care. Give us a call today and let us come up with a plan that keeps your loved one in mind.
23900 Lyons Avenue
Santa Clarita, CA 91321