Resources for all things caregiving
Facts about dementia, resources and tips for caregivers
Search for a care manager professional (Geriatric Care Manager)
Search for local Area Agency on Aging that provides information, referral and support
Access to 24/7 Help Desk and other family caregiver resources
Help for advanced, end-of-life care planning
The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregivers (RCI) promotes the health, strength, and resilience of all caregivers at every stage of their journey.
We work to change the future for women and Alzheimer’s by focusing on the four pillars: research, education, advocacy and clinic care.
The Alliance conducts research on policy analysis, develops national best-practiced programs, and works to increase pubblic awareness of family caregiving issues.
Find health and drug plans, providers and ratings
State Health Insurance Assistance Program – One on One counseling and assistance navigating Medicare
How to apply for coverage, outreach materials and more
Search for local elder law attorney
The largest nonprofit organization representing hospice & palliative care programs and professionals in the U.S.
Not-for-profit assisting older adults and families with the physical and emotional demands of downsizing, relocating, or modifying their homes
Caregiver Support program for Veterans
Books we love
Caring for Aging Parents
When Your Aging Parent Needs Help: A Geriatrician’s Step-by-Step Guide to Memory Loss, Resistance, Safety Worries & More
—Leslie Kernisan, MD, MPH
Successfully Navigating Your Parents’ Senior Years Critical Information to Maximize Their Independence and Make Sure They Get the Care They Need
The Problem of Alzheimer’s: How Science, Culture and Politics Turned a Rare Disease into a Crisis and What We Can Do About It
—Dr Jason Karlawish
Diagnosis Dementia: Your Guide for Eldercare Planning and Crisis Management
—Nicole J Smith
Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir
My Parent’s Keeper : The Guilt, Grief, Guesswork and Unexpected Gifts of Caregiving
Alzheimer’s Daughter a memoir
Support for the Caregiver While You are Caring
AARP Meditations for Caregivers: Practical, Emotional, and Spiritual Support for You and Your Family
—Barry Jacobs, PsyD and Julia Mayer, PsyD
Take Your Oxygen First: Protecting Your Health and Happiness While Caring for a Loved One with Memory Loss
End of Life
Necessary Losses The Loves, Illusions, Dependencies and Impossible Expectations That All of Us Have to Give Up In Order To Grow
The End of Your Life Book Club
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters at the End
Permission to Mourn: A New Way to Do Grief
The Grieving Brain: The Surprising Science of How We Learn from Love and Loss
—Mary Fraces O’Connor, Ph.D.
Believe: A Gift to Celebrate New Beginnings
—Dan Zada, Kobi Yamada
A safe and secure way to organize, discuss and share your health information with those who matter
Provides categorized lesson plans and instructional videos as well as the most recent news on dementia research. Families can watch old movies, listen to music and share games together on the app — making time together both educational as well as entertaining
An award for visual storytelling about Alzheimer’s and
Since 1997, Second Wind Dreams has become involved in more than 1000 eldercare communities in 20 countries. Weaving thousands of dreams from the simple to the sublime, the mission of Second Wind Dreams is simple — to change the perception of aging through the fulfillment of dreams and the offering of innovative educational opportunities to caregivers and communities.