Table of contents for The complete eldercare planner : where to start, which questions to ask, and how to find help / Joy Loverde.

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 CONTENTS
Dedication
Introduction
Elder Emergency Information Chart 
Chapter 1 EFFECTIVE PLANNING 
A Place to Start 
Caught off Guard: Suddenly You¿re a Caregiver
Eldercare Goals Chart
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
OWhOW
Chapter 2 CREATING A CARE TEAM 
How to Tell When Your Elder Needs Help	
Share the Care	
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist	
Chapter 3 BE KIND TO YOURSELF
Take Care of You	 
Caregiving: The Spiritual Journey
Self-Talk: Finding Peace of Mind 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist	
Chapter 4 COMMUNICARING 
Take a Deep Breath and Jump In 
Turning Conflict into Cooperation 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 5 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
Quick and Easy Access 
Managing Medications 
If Your Elder is Hospitalized 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 6 MONEY MATTERS 
The Cost of Caring 
Buying Time 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 7 LEGAL MATTERS 
Estate Planning 
Justice for All 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 8 INSURANCE 
Insurance Coverage for a Longer Life 
Beyond Medicare 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 9 HOUSING 
Move or Stay Put? 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 10 SAFE AND SECURE 
Minimize Distress over Distance 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 11 TRANSPORTATION AND MOBILITY 
Meeting Transportation Needs 
Putting Ability before Disability
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 12 MANAGING MEDICAL CARE
Partnership for Quality Health Care
Patient Care: Is Spirituality Good Medicine?
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 13 QUALITY OF LIFE 
What¿s Age For, Anyway? 
Family Power 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 14 DEATH AND DYING 
Saying Good-bye 
Managing Death¿s Details 
Low-Cost and Free Resources 
Action Checklist 
Chapter 15 THE DOCUMENTS LOCATOR 
Taming the Task of Gathering Information 
Action Checklist 
The Reading Room
Organizations Index 
Website Index 
Acknowledgements
Subject Index 
Sources 
About The Author

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Older people -- Home care -- United States -- Planning.
Aging parents -- Care -- United States -- Planning.
Caregivers -- United States -- Life skills guides.