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  • Directory of NYS Home Care Agencies

    Use this site to find information about home health agencies and hospice programs in New York State. By clicking on a county, you will be linked to a list of certified home health agencies, hospice programs, long term home health care programs, and licensed home care service agencies in that county. On that list, click on the "Learn More" for an explanation of these different programs. Note that this site does not include personal care a/k/a home attendant programs, which are administered by your local county Dept. of Social Services (CASAs in NYC). Content Detail

    New York State Department of Health
  • Nursing Homes and Alternatives

    Mobilization for Justice has updated "Nursing Homes and Alternatives,"originally published by Friends & Relatives of the Institutionalized Aged (FRIA). Called "the bible of long-term care for the elderly and their caregivers," this book has been used by many families to ensure that their relatives receive the care they deserve. Content Detail

    Mobilization for Justice

I have been discriminated against or denied a service (1)+

Your rights while living in a nursing home or as a patient in a VA Hospital (2)+

Info for members of Managed Long Term Care plans (MLTC) (1)+

  • Consumer Rights in Managed Long Term Care

    The Legal Aid Society of New York, a former member of the ICAN network, wrote this guide to explain your rights as a member of a Managed Long Term Care plan, and answer some common questions about grievances and appeals. Content Detail

    Independent Consumer Advocacy Network (ICAN), Legal Aid Society of New York