Links for Caregivers


Links for Caregivers

 

Among Friends Adult Day Respite Program; Salem, Oregon – Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 11 am – 4pm $40.00 per session. Call Respite Coordinator at 503-588-6303

Caregiver Assistance Network - Multiple classes; The Caregiver Assistance Network is a program of Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio that works collaboratively with other service providers and religious groups in the community to meet the needs of family and volunteer caregivers in the Greater Cincinnati Area.
American Red Cross Family Caregiver Classes; The purpose of Family Caregiver Support Classes is to help participants gain an understanding of what is involved in caring for a loved one and know how to provide that care through eight one-hour class modules covering topics such as personal care, nutrition, home safety and others.

National Safety Council Emergency Care Instructor Courses; First Aid, CPR and AED; Various Cities and Dates. Check for your location.

Support Groups for Caregivers and others; Milwaukee, WI

Arizona Assisted Living Caregiver Training, Online

Hand To Hope; Various Dates and Locations in Florida

Maine SAVVY Caregiver Training; Various Dates and Locations in Maine

Caregiver Support; Auburn, NY

Caregiverlist – Caregiver Certification powered by aQuire; This 10-hour training course allows you to learn the caregiving skills through reading the training (audio also available) and taking the exam for each module.

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging Provides information and helps older persons and persons with disabilities live with dignity and choices in their homes and communities for as long as possible.

Eldercare Locator Public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services
for older adults and their families.

National Council of Aging Check on benefits and public programs available to seniors in need.

Government Benefits Find out which government benefits you may be eligible to receive.

Medicare Official Medicare Site

Natl. Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers Find a Care Manager near you.

National Adult Day Services Association Find information about Adult Day services

National Association of Daily Money Managers Professionals providing financial/bookkeeping services to senior citizens.

Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living Focused on Person-centered living

National Association for Home Care & Hospice The nation’s largest trade association representing the interests and concerns
of home care agencies, hospices, and home care aide organizations.

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy Free programs to help Americans to understand their personal finances through every stage of life.

Family Caregiving 101 Helpful advice and ideas on caring for a loved one.

Get support: Children of Aging Parents Nonprofit, charitable organization assisting in providing caregivers with reliable information, referrals and support.

Caregiver Community Action Network NFCA volunteers who are available to help educate, provide support and connect family caregivers.

E-Communities You can connect to one another via email, post questions and seek advice.

The Family Caregiver Forum Post questions, receive support and communicate with others.

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