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The state should support elderly adults who want to age in place

The state should support elderly adults who want to age in place

In honor of National Adult Day Services Week (September 17-23), medical adult day services providers across Maryland have been welcoming local and state legislators to their facilities to tour and learn just how important these programs are to our communities. Medical adult day services are community-based programs that allow the elderly and adults with physical and/or mental disabilities to remain in their homes and receive health monitoring, socialization, daily meals and nursing care in a safe and structured environment during the day. There are more than 126 medical adult day centers located throughout the state caring for nearly 5,000 clients per day. Without medical adult day...

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