- the care of elderly people, especially in the home.
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Examples from the Web for eldercare
Cobbling together free childcare or eldercare provided by relatives is commonplace because free is all they can afford.For Working Moms, One Sick Kid Can Spell Disaster
January 26, 2014
- Social and medical programs and facilities intended for the care and maintenance of the aged.
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