A workable alternative to nursing homes in Vermont: Adult family care

Joan Bousquet of Irasburg (center) has visited her husband Robert Bousquet at the Bel-Aire Center, a nursing home in Newport, Vt., every day since his long-delayed arrival. Diane Bapp of Barton, a family friend, often joins them.
Joan Bousquet of Irasburg (center) has visited her husband Robert Bousquet at the Bel-Aire Center, a nursing home in Newport, Vt., every day since his long-delayed arrival. Diane Bapp of Barton, a family friend, often joins them.