Government of New Brunswick


The purpose of these publications is to answer some questions about Going Into a Nusring Home. It may also help family, friends and caregivers of older adults.

Public Legal Education and Information Service is a non-profit organization that is mandated to provide the public with law information resources. PLEIS-NB receives funding and in-kind support from this Department and the New Brunswick Law Foundation and Justice Canada.


Older adults considering going into a nursing home and their family and friends.


This booklet answers some questions commonly asked about entering a nursing home and applying for financial assistance. It touches on the services offered and explains how the Department of Social Development processes admissions into nursing homes. Information is based on what is available at time of print. It does not deal with other residential facilities such as community residences or special care homes.

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