Long-Term Care Planning

HELP provides referrals to assisted living facilities and nursing homes for Douglas/Sarpy-county residents, regardless of income and including those on Medicaid. From start to finish, we help identify your needs and then find care communities or services to match those needs.

How to Get Help

Step 1

Call 402-341-6559 x102 to make an appointment with Daniel Haynes.

Step 2

At the appointment, fill out a needs assessment form and discuss care options matched to your or your loved one’s needs.

Step 3

Options may include a doctor’s evaluation; in-home services, or long-term care communities. Nursing centers provide ‘round the clock care, while assisted living offers non-medical, daily basic care for meals, bathing, etc.

Step 4

Arrange tours of care facilities. HELP can accompany you on tours and provide assistance to fill out Medicaid forms.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the long-term care planning program work?

We provide referrals to local (Douglas and Sarpy) communities for people who are actively looking for long-term care for themselves or a loved one, whether it’s affordable independent or assisted living facilities, nursing homes or in-home services. From start to finish, we will help identify needs and then help find communities or services that match these needs.

Who is eligible for services?

Anyone who will be residing within Sarpy and Douglas Counties in Nebraska.

What support do you offer?

We help people with the myriad of options for long-term care communities in the area. We will even go on tours of local communities with you and your family!

How old do you have to be?

We serve adults of all ages. We can help you find a community for you or your loved one no matter what age.

What are the fees for this service?

There is no fee. Donations are encouraged to help offset costs associated with this service.

What if I am on Medicaid?

Our goal is to help you find the right place regardless of income. We remain in contact with local communities to help identify where Medicaid beds are available.

How can I contribute?

Our programs depend on the generosity of others, and any financial donation is greatly appreciated. Contact us today for more information!

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To reserve your equipment or ask questions, contact us using any of the methods below.

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