• AP-NORC Survey: Long-Term Care in America and Americans Preference to ‘Age at Home'

    8 days ago - By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

    Given the choice, a sizable majority of the public would prefer to receive long-term care in a home setting as they age rather than move into a nursing home, according to a new study from The AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and funded by The SCAN Foundation.
    Overall, 88% percent of adults favor getting ongoing living assistance in their own home or in a loved one's home. Just 2% would want to age in a nursing home and 10% prefer a senior community.
    With that objective in mind, the public supports a variety of policies that would facilitate aging at home, including a...
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