Some 30 states currently have laws making adult children responsible for their parents if their parents can't afford...Read more
This is a huge question and varies significantly from state to state. Some states have generous benefits for home care under Medicaid and some have almost none. Your mother may need to move to assisted living or a nursing home depending on the level of care required. I strongly recommend that your mother and her family consult with a local elder law attorney.
For more on getting outside help when providing care at home, click here.
Medicaid Rules, etc