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.
Californians with Medicare and Medi-Cal have many choices to get the health coverage they need, but choices vary by county. This brief outlines available choices across the state and describes the My Care, My Choice web resource.
What we are working on
Learn about the long-term care financing crisis.
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.