A long-term care community refers to any community that provides 24-hour care on a long-term basis. Assistance generally includes regular supervision, help with activities of daily living (ADLs) as needed, medication reminders, housekeeping, meals, and social activities.
In addition, long-term care services may also be provided in-home. Either way, long-term care is designed to help people live as independently and safely as possible.
Long-term care may refer to the following types of communities:
Long-term care can also be provided at home via home care agencies.
– Desmond Tutu