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Dad can not afford to put mom in to assisted living center on a permament basis. Dad would be out of money completely and not be able to afford the house. The decision to mom in assisted living is dads its his money.

Are you sure he's really looked into it, as from my mom's AARP magazines, it seems to be eligble for medicare/medicaid to pay for assisted living, the house value is safe, but 1/2 a couple's assets would have to be spent down first to "count" as the spouse's share who needs care. If your mom was in assisted living, your dad wouldn't need a whole house to himself. And if they're depending so much on you, it's not really just your dad's choice.
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