Jul 14, 2015 - 02:15 PM
Without knowing the specifics of your uncle's finances it is hard to understand exactly what programs he may qualify for. I would encourage you to contact your local Area Agency on Aging which can be found by clicking on this link: http://www.n4a.org/ You can search by city and state. They are often very knowledgable about local resources and programs that may be able to assist you.
If he is a veteran he too may be eligible for veteran's benefits. This has some basic information on the veteran's benefit that can help offset the costs of assisted living: http://www.benefits.va.gov/pension/aid_attendance_housebound.asp