Caregiver Resources

Caregiving 101 – Excellent resource from the Family Caregiver Alliance. Many resources available on this site including several links in this article.

CDC Caregiver Resource Page – A lot of information for caregivers from the Centers for Disease Control Alzheimer’s Disease and Healthy Aging resource site. This is not just about Alzheimer’s disease.

CDC Caregiver article – Caring for yourself

Philips Lifeline – Caregiver resource page. Kay has a lifeline button that she wears when I am not home, and they have some good resources on this page.

Oregon

Aging & Disability Resource Connection of Oregon – This link takes you to the caregiver support page and is full of information and additional resources. Be sure to download the Oregon Family Caregiver Handbook for additional information

State of Oregon: Seniors and People with Disabilities

Applying for the Oregon Health Plan – You may qualify for assistance with home care.


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