Government assistance

Free Dental Care in Idaho

You can find a list of dental clinics in Idaho by clicking here.  I also typed out the complete list below.   Each has a brief description of their services and patient eligibility. My personal recommendation would be for you to contact the closest to you and inquire about what services and pricing they can […]

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Free Dental Care In Massachusetts

Massachusetts has a plethora of free and low-cost clinics available. What I would recommend is that you take a look at the list below and then start to contact the nearest 4-5 in your area. They may not all be able to help you, but by contacting a fair number of clinics in your area […]

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Free Dental Care by State

The most popular page on my site undoubtedly is my “Free Dentures and Dental Care” page.   And with good reason.  After all, considering that most seniors lose their dental coverage when they retire…combined with the skyrocketing cost of that dental care…seeking out free resources is only natural. And while that “Free Dentures” page has […]

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State Dental Association

Below I have put together a listing of state dental associations, with accompanying contact information and websites.  The reason for this is that many low-income seniors are in need of low-cost or free dental services and dentures.   And as one of my newsletter subscribers found out when she took my advice (see Sarah’s comment on […]

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State Ombudsman Office

I have put together a list of state long term care ombudsman’s below.   I would like to thank the good people over at LTCOmbudsman.org for putting the time in to compile the information for seniors and their caregivers. This information is indispensable.   The reason is simple to identify.   Nursing home abuse and neglect […]

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Doctors That Accept Medicaid

Finding doctors that accept Medicaid can be challenging but worth it for seniors and their caregivers who have limited resources and health insurance. I am going to take you through the steps to find a local doctor that does take Medicaid, and also some of the challenges that the recent passage of the health care […]

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Free Wheelchair For The Disabled – How To Find The Help You Need

I got a question in email from a reader about how to find a free wheelchair for the disabled.  And at first, I have to admit that I was stumped. I had searched for “Free wheelchairs” and came up pretty empty.  Then I decided to search from another perspective.  And that was for “wheelchair donation […]

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Free Telephone Service For Seniors

I recently got an email from the caregiver of a senior asking free telephone service for seniors. Actually, it is surprising how many options are available.  Now, I have written about them previously so I am not going to just repeat myself here, but what I am going to do is use this blog post […]

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Finding Help At The Office of the Aging

For senior citizens who are facing tough times, help can be found at the Office of the Aging.  After all, you should not have to make the choice between feeding themselves and paying the rent is not an acceptable option.   For this reason there are government services that are able to assist you. The […]

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