What is Options Counseling?
Option Counseling is an interactive decision-support process where individuals, family members and/or significant others are supported in their deliberations to determine appropriate long-term care choices in the context of the individual’s needs, preferences, values, and circumstances. Options Counseling is available to individuals who:
Do not know how to access long term services and supports
Request transition assistance from one living setting to another
Lack awareness of existing community resources and supports
Are referred to the counselor by a hospital, nursing home, assisted living, community-based service provider or other agency
Options Counseling is a free service. Individuals may access Options Counseling through self-referral.
Resource Directory for Older Adults
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