We have collected some useful online resources. Please note that although we believe these sites to be helpful, the sites are developed and maintained by other organizations. We do not control the information or presentation of any material on those sites, and consequently do not necessarily condone or endorse any information, viewpoint or opinions they present.
Family Information & Helpful Tips
Catholic Health Association – A national directory of Catholic health and eldercare providers
Covenant Health – A Catholic health care system sponsoring hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living residences and other health and elder services throughout New England, including Penacook Place
LeadingAge – Provides education and advocacy for not-for-profit organizations that serve older adults. LeadingAge offers tips on choosing facilities and services as well as a searchable directory for consumers and family caregivers
The cost of care, level of care and services required and payment methods all vary greatly. Our Admissions Director is available to answer your questions and is knowledgeable about private pay, private health insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, long-term care insurance and secondary insurance. Other financial information is available:
CMS – Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services & Health and Human Services
Medicare information is available at www.medicare.gov.
Medicaid is a joint federal and state program that helps with medical costs for some people with limited income and resources. For more information, visit www.medicaid.gov.
Caregiver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the more than 90 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age. Learn more at Caregiver Action Network – healthfinder.gov.
Caregiving is an important activity. But that doesn’t mean you have to do it alone. Let the Family Caregiver Council help. Here you’ll find resources and support from today’s leading authorities in caregiving, for the many issues and challenges that arise. Together, we can make a world of difference for you as well as your loved one. For more information, visit Family Caregiver Council – A trusted family resource.
How Can We Help?
Whether it’s a short-term stay for yourself or long-term care for an aging loved one, finding the right level of care, convenience and comfort is important — and with so many choices available today, it can also feel overwhelming.
At St. André Health Care, our team can help you get the answers to your questions and even identify and access community resources to ensure you receive the highest level of care and support.
Start feeling better today — call our Director of Admissions at (207) 282-5171 to find out more about St. André Health Care.
In addition, here are some helpful resources and links:
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ – Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home
- Things to Consider—10 questions to get you started thinking and help you find the perfect health care solution for you and your loved ones. Click here to download
- Mesothelioma Hope provides free educational resources, support and information to anyone that may have questions about asbestos-related diseases. https://www.mesotheliomahope.com/
- Nursing Home Abuse Center was created to help spread awareness about the widespread problem of nursing home neglect and abuse. For more information: https://www.nursinghomeabusecenter.com/elder-abuse/ombudsman/