Jena Bessey is a long-time writer, short-time freelancer. After quitting her desk job to pursue opportunities on her own, she's found that in the solace of working in her own home, she gets more done. It's a plus that she gets to bask in the presence of her 2 beloved dogs, and 3 cats who she shares a passionate love-hate relationship with.
An aging society with a growing number of people needing LTC services & supports needs a big workforce to provide both skilled and semi-skilled services. The demand for care is more than the supply of providers.
We often ignore the concerns of longevity and retirement. When you are older your options diminish. Planning for retirement should be a priority at any age. Saving and protecting those savings especially from long-term care is critical.