No one provides more of a key role in the lives of an older person than a caregiver – who could be an adult child, a spouse, a friend, or a sibling. We recognize the importance of caregiver support for independent, older adults, and we also realize the challenges these caregivers face every day. To get information and help you need, contact a care manager in a senior center
near you, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
, or call us at 1-800-748-7826
. Check here for videos helpful to the caregiver.
For caregivers, our agency:
- Provides information for people who care for loved ones who need assistance.
- Coordinates respite care for caregivers.
- Provides (limited) financial assistance for dietary supplements and supplies to help with incontinence.
- Helps with installation of aids such as grab bars.