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Question: my mother is 89 and at the hospital. if the dr. orders her to go to a nursing ,will Medicare help her How do we find out what type of financial help she can receive, ie: electircal, water etc.In her home. Will the state help with property tax?

Answer: Much of the information you are looking for can be found on the Arizona Department of Economic Security website.  To find out about Medicare coverage, you can look to the State Health Insurance Assistance Programs page. On the LawForSeniors.org site, there is a section titled "Making Ends Meet." The articles in that section may answer your questions as well. In addition, you may want to call the Area Agency on Aging in your region.  For instance, in Phoenix, the Area Agency on Aging, Region 1 has a 24 hour senior helpline (602) 264- HELP (4357).

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  • my mother is 89 and at the hospital. if the dr. orders her to go to a nursing ,will Medicare help her How do we find out what type of financial help she can receive, ie: electircal, water etc.In her home. Will the state help with property tax?

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