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Annual Long Term Care Study: Costs continue to rise in Mankato and throughout Minnesota

November 2018

The good news is people are living longer.  The bad news is we’re getting sick as we age and long term care can be expensive. Genworth Financial’s recent release of their 15th annual Cost of Care Study indicates that national average costs for assisted living facilities have jumped an astonishing 6.67% since 20171. Mankato hasn’t […]

What happens when you or a loved one need long-term care?

September 2018

Free download – OneAmerica’s Step by Step Guide to Receiving Long-Term Care This informative guide gives people an overview of common types of care, definitions for commonly used terms, tips for identifying when care is needed, and the importance of developing a plan for future care, today.This guide provides tips on: Ways to minimize the […]

Millennials now feeling the sting of long term care

July 2018

Do millennials think about long term care? Easy, right? “No way!” Well, not so fast.  A recent article on Forbes.com proved that this demographic is actually much more involved in the long term care conversation than you might think. In fact, according to the AARP Public Policy Institute report, one in four family caregivers is […]

Long term care goes back to the future!

April 2018

Ever taken a trip down memory lane and reminisced about your childhood?  For many dementia patients, these early memories can feel like the only strong memories that are left. On a recent segment from the Today Show, experts discussed “Reminiscence Therapy,” a new practice that is being implemented into adult day care facilities for Dementia […]