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New From the Heinz Family Philanthropies: 10 Questions and Valuable Answers to Help Families Manage Long-Term Care
Date:6/3/2009

10 Questions to Answer Before You or a Your Loved One Needs Long-Term Care...

These questions examine long-term care options beyond nursing home care and,

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The Foundation for the Future of Aging (www.future-aging.org), is partnering with the Heinz Family Philanthropies on this project. Board chairman Jan Thayer said, "Every family wants help to ensure their loved one is receiving the highest quality of care. The Ten Questions to Answer series created by the Heinz Family Philanthropies provides, for the first time, a place for families to go, the resources to explore and the ultimately the comfort of knowing what to ask and why."

In 2002, the Heinz Family Philanthropies introduced its Facts About card series, aimed at providing decision-makers with up-to-date and dependable statistical information on many complex problems that our nation faces. Since the program's inception, more than 400,000 Facts About cards have been distributed to lawmakers, business professionals, civic leaders, community advocates, educators, union leaders, parents, and students.

The 10 QUESTIONS TO ANSWER website (www.tenquestionstoanswer.org) has released four fact sheets over the past four weeks and will release its final one next Wednesday.

10 QUESTIONS TO ANSWER:

Before Managing Your Long-Term Care Services and Supports to Achieve Better Quality

1. Did you know that obtaining long-term care services is just the beginning of your long-term care experi
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