Just like everybody else, older adults want to maintain independence as they age. Long-term care is the services and supports that help people with basic daily activities like walking, eating and bathing, and allow them to maintain as much quality of life as possible.
In this Perspectives, Dr. Chernof discusses our eighth annual California Summit on Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS), which focused on strategies to strengthen advocacy and raise our collective voices. He also reflects on the
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Learn about the long-term care financing crisis
This Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) report outlines a roadmap of policy solutions that can begin to tackle the barriers to financing and delivering high-quality, person- and family-centered long-term care
Explore the Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS) State Scorecard—a compilation of state data and analysis that showcases measures of state performance for creating a high-quality system of care in order to drive progress toward improvement in services for older adults and people with disabilities, and their family caregivers.