I took a family leave without pay to take care of a cancer patient. I waited on him until he died. It was about six months. I was told I would be paid, but I never received any money. It was a great experience, but all my bills. I even lost some things in the process.
National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care Information
Government website offers practical information and options on planning for future long-term care needs.
Care Recipient Eligibility: