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Families face harsh choices if California’s adult day centers close
Sacramento Bee - Anita Creamer

The state’s red ink has become personal for the Chavarria family of Knights Landing, whose patriarch, Santiago, could easily end up in a nursing home if Medi-Cal funding for his adult day health center gets chopped. And for Davis resident Wilean Ruff. She worries that without being able to send her husband, Jerry, to adult day health, she’ll have to quit her job two years shy of full retirement, a move that would affect her finances for the rest of her life.