RIte Resources Access to Available Long Term Care Services and Supports in Rhode Island
Home Care

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Home Care typically includes chore, housecleaning, and personal care services, while Home Health Care is usually more medically oriented and involves helping individuals recover from an illness or injury.
Adult Day Health Services

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Provides a safe place during the day for meals, help with medication, health and personal care services, and participation in recreational activities. There are also special programs for people with dementia.
Assisted Living

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Living accommodations in apartment-like housing with 24-hour support services, supervision, meals, housekeeping services and personal care.
Nursing Home

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Nursing Homes provide 24-hour skilled nursing, personal care, and rehabilitative services. There are two basic levels of care: intermediate care and skilled nursing care.