Pointers for Picking an Assisted Living Facility

This new booklet provides a step-by-step guide for gathering information about the features of assisted living facilities that will affect a resident''s quality of life.  Choosing an Assisted Living Facility: Strategies for Making the Right Decision will help consumers choose facilities that will provide the highest level of service for themselves or a loved one.  The publisher is the Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living, a national nonprofit organization that includes consumers, health care and legal professionals.

To obtain a copy, send $5 to CCAL, P.O. Box 3375, Arlington VA 22203, or download a free copy from their web site, www.ccal.org.