Caregiver Resources

Support for Caregivers

CareGiver.com
Caregiving.com – Helpling you help aging relitives
Exceptional Parent Magazine – Eparent.com
Extended Care Information Network.
Lift Caregiving | Simplified Family Caregiver Support, Help and Advice | Caring for Aging Parents
National Caregivers Library
Family Caregiver Alliance
NEWSGROUP: alt.support.disabled.caregivers
National Family Caregivers Association
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Today’s Caregiver Magazine Online
Well Spouse Foundation – an association of spousal caregivers
Caregiving Resources

Aging With Dignity – Five Wishes document helps you express how you want to be treated if you are seriously ill and unable to speak for yourself.
Alzheimer’s Association
American Association for Retired Persons (AARP)
American Cancer Society
American Diabetes Association
American Heart Association National Center
American Lung Association
Arthritis Foundation
Carecompare
FacingDisability.com For Families Facing Spinal Cord Injuries
GrowthHouse
Hospice Foundation of America
Make-A-Wish Foundation
Muscular Dystrophy Association – USA
National Association for Home Care and Hospice ::
National Family Caregivers Association
National Kidney Foundation
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
National Stroke Association
Online Nurse Practitioner Programs – Nursing Resources
Senior Home Referrals and Resources – Senior Seasons
Senior Housing Assistance Group – SHAG – Affordable Senior Housing in Washington State
Transverse Myelitis Association
Care Homes/Homecare

Assisted-Living-List – Nursing Homes & Assisted Living Facilities
Senior Living – An Independent And Complete Senior Living Resource
A Place for Mom! a free referral service helping families find nursing homes, assisted living, Alzheimer’s care, retirement communities, and home care.
Assisted Living Directory: Facilities Information, Senior Care Providers
Assisted Living Facilities For Seniors – Nursing Homes, Independent And Assisted Living Facilities
Brandywine Senior Care, Inc. – ventilator care, home healthcare
CiteHealth – Reports & Ratings on Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Other Health Care Providers
Myziva.net: The Guide to Nursing Facilities
Palliative CareCenter of the North Shore
Special Needs Trust

National Special Needs Network
Conservatorship, Trusts and Wills – for People with Developmental or Other Disabilities
Good Shepherd Fund – Services – Special Needs Trust
Frequently Asked Questions About Special Needs Trusts

3 thoughts on “Caregiver Resources”

  1. This is an excellent resource to have for the future. Caregiving can be very difficult emotionally, physically, and mentally. I will make sure to save this and pass this on to the families that I will be working with.

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  2. We have learned a lot about how caregivers can be isolated and how much emotional and physical stress being a caregiver can place on a person so this will be a great list to pass onto families I am sure I will work with in the future.

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