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Savvy Senior: Help With Home-Care Bills

Dear Savvy Senior,

 Do you know of any resources that can help with my mother’s home-care bills? Mom is recovering from a stroke and needs in-home care, but I understand Medicare doesn’t cover it, and she doesn’t have long-term care insurance.

Stressed-Out Daughter

Dear Stressed-Out,

 Depending on your mom’s circumstances, there are a number of government and not-for-profit programs that can eithe...