As the importance and legitimacy of the family caregiver is recognized more and more, more organizations are forming to help support them. Here are some of our favorites:
- National Alliance for Caregiving
This organization provides excellent support for family caregivers.
- National Family Caregivers Association
NFCA is another great support resource. They have published a very good family caregiving resource list you may find helpful.
More support for family caregivers, including tips for both local and long-distance caregivers:
- Family Caregiver Alliance
Advice and advocation for family caregivers.
- National Caregiving Foundation
This site contains a great "Support Kit" for those providing care for Alzheimer's patients.
- National Caregivers' Library
This is a resource for a wide variety of articles on all aspects of caregiving, from self-care to specific disease information to legal issues.
- Caring Today
Provides excellent, practical advice on caring for a loved one without losing a sense of one's own life and priorities
Free, personalized websites that help loved ones stay connected during serious illness, treatment, recovery and in memoriam.
Please check back in soon as our links and resources page is continuing to grow and be updated.
Thanks from the Circle of Care team!