CAREGIVER

SUPPORT

Organizations providing support for caregivers.........

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SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS

 

 

 

No direct recommendation, affiliation, or sponsorship by Partnership to Preserve Independent Living for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities or Vital Connections of listed and linked web resources is implied.  The resources referenced here are intended to provide general information.  The information provided by those resources reflects the opinion of those resources and not necessarily that of The Partnership or Vital Connections.  Always consult with your own physician, attorney, investment counselor, or other professional advisor before taking any action that will affect you personally.

 

Vital Connections is a program of the Partnership to Preserve Independent Living

 

 

No direct recommendation, affiliation, or sponsorship by Partnership to Preserve Independent Living for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities or Vital Connections of listed and linked web resources is implied.  The resources referenced here are intended to provide general information.  The information provided by those resources reflects the opinion of those resources and not necessarily that of The Partnership or Vital Connections.  Always consult with your own physician, attorney, investment counselor, or other professional advisor before taking any action that will affect you personally.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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AARP

Caregiving articles, online store, legal assistance.

Administration on Aging

Extensive links to local agencies on aging.

Aging-Parents-and-Elder-Care.com
A comprehensive resource for family caregivers during all stages of care.

Alzheimer's Association

Alzheimer's Disease Education & Information Center

Comprehensive Alzheimer's disease (AD) information and resources from the U.S. Government's National Institute on Aging (NIA).

Children of Aging Parents

Nonprofit organization to assist caregivers of the elderly or chronically ill with reliable information, referrals and support.

Empowering Caregivers

The National Organization For Empowering Caregivers  is a charitable non-profit organization that provides assistance, education, support and referrals for informal family caregivers.

Family Caregiver Alliance

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation - Talking With Your Parents About Medicare and Health Coverage

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Locate a professional care manager near your loved one.

National Caregivers Library

On-line resource library for caregivers.

National Council on Aging's Benefits Checkup

National Family Caregivers Association

Information and services for caregivers.

The Caregivers Voice

On-line support for family and professional caregivers.

Well Spouse Foundation

National, not for profit, membership organization which gives support to wives, husbands, and partners of the chronically ill and/or disabled.

REGIONAL

Aging Solutions

Advocacy & counseling for families with aging relatives; crisis management; seminars & education.

Community Access Center

On-going Peer Support for persons with disabilities, plus a variety of monthly support groups, including: "Women of Color with disABILITIES", "Marriage and disABILITY", "Breaking the Silence" (deaf and hard of hearing), "Singles with disABILITIES", and "Vamos a combatir la depresion"

Inland Caregiver Resource Center 
Offers a variety of supportive services to help families and communities master the challenges of caregiving.

Jewish Family Service of the Desert 
Services include help for seniors, counseling and support groups.

Mizell Senior Center
Caregiver support groups.

Network of Care

Resources and links to senior, disabled, mental health and child services, arranged by participating California counties.

Sensible Senior Homecare Agency

In-home support services that allow the elderly to remain safe and comfortable at home with the highest possible level of independence.  Non-medical individualized care includes services tailored to  the needs and wants of customers.