Information on Options for Long Term Care

The Aging Resource Center of Milwaukee County

In Milwaukee County, Medicaid eligible individuals who qualitfy for Nursing Home level of care have a variety of program choices for long term care.

Services may include

  • Care management
  • Home health or personal care
  • Supportive home care
  • Nursing home or residential care
  • Adult day care or respite for caregivers
  • Home delivered meals
  • Home modifications
  • Transportation
  • Hospice
  • and more...

For more about Milwaukee County Long Term Care programs 

Click on the links below 

More details are found in the book "Its Your Choice"

Click on the link below the picture at the bottom of this page.


 

Long Term Care Programs in Milwaukee County for Medicaid eligible individuals who need a nursing home level of care are:

Family Care Provided by Milwaukee County

Family Care Provided by Community Care Inc.

Family Care Partnership Provided by Community Care Inc.

Family Care Partnership Provided by iCare

PACE (Program of All inclusive Care for the Elderly) Provided by Community Care Inc.

IRIS (Include, Respect, I Self Direct) A Wisconsin Waiver Program that allows you to direct your own long term care services. 

For a brochure showing highlights of each program Click HERE


 To find out if you are eligible for benefits, you must contact the Aging Resource Center and arrange for a visit from a social worker, who will conduct a review to determine your care level needs and financial eligibility.   

Call:

414-289-6874

Toll Free: 1-866-229-9695

TDD: Dial 7-1-1


 

 

 

 Click on the text below the pictures to open copies of these books  

Click HERE to see translations of both books in Spanish and Russian


 

 A workbook to help you think about and record your preferences about long term care

Information on eligibility and options for long term care in Milwaukee County