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Promoting Brain Injury Survivor Self-Advocacy and Collective Advocacy


Care and Caregivers

To find the average cost in your state for a nursing home, assisted living facility, adult day center, or home health aide, locate your state in the tables below. The answers may surprise you.rnThis information was taken from two surveys done by the MetLife Mature Market Institute. These dollar figures represent an average cost based on a sample of long-term care services/facilities in your state for 2007. Your actual costs will vary. Use these costs as a guide in your long-term care planning.rn
http://www.aarp.org/family/caregiving/articles/state-by-state_long-term.html
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Caregiving in the USA. 2009.
AARP
http://www.aarp.org/research/surveys/care/ltc/hc/articles/caregiving_09.html
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The Eldercare Locator is a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging. It is the first step to locating resources for older adults in any U.S. community. It is a connection to resouces that enable older persons to live independently in their communities. It links to state and local area agencies on aging and community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. One may also speak to an Eldercare Locator information specialists by calling toll-free at 1-800-677-1116.
http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Index.aspx
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FCA is a public voice for caregivers. FCA offers information, education, service, research and advocacy programs for family caregivers caring for loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions. Initially focused on families of persons with chronic or progressive brain disorder, but is broader based now. This agency distributes information regarding caregiving and care of people with cognitive impairments. This web site contains fact sheets, articles, on-line support and links to state-level resouces. Telephone: (415) 434-3388. (800) 445-8106. Fax: (415) 434-3508.
http://www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/home.jsp
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It can take some time for the brain to recover from a head injury. ... Don�t return to sport until all symptoms have gone and you are feeling better. ...
http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/BHCV2/bhcArticles.nsf/pages/Head_injury_home_care_tips?OpenDocument
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Welcome to the National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care Information.
"Own Your Future"
Understanding, planning and paying for Long-Term Care.
This web site was developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to ...
http://www.longtermcare.gov/LTC/Main_Site/index.aspx
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Advocates public awareness and policy changes which enhance the lives of caregivers. At Georgia Southwestern State University, 800 Wheatley St., Americus, GA 31709. Call (229) 928-1234.
http://rci.gsw.edu
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Estimates for average lifetime cost of care for a person with severe TBI range from ..... Rehabilitation of the adult and child with traumatic brain injury. ...
http://consensus.nih.gov/1998/1998TraumaticBrainInjury109html.htm
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Well Spouse is a national, not for profit membership organization which gives support to wives, husbands, and partners of the chronically ill and/or disabled. Well Spouse support groups meet monthly in some states. They also publish a quarterly newsletter entitled Mainstay. Call (800) 838-0879.
http://www.wellspouse.org/
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