National Family Caregivers Association
The National Family Caregivers Association educates, supports, empowers and speaks up for the more than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with a chronic illness or disability or the frailties of old age.
Suggested Reading for Caregivers
Caring for Your Parents: The Complete Family Guide (practical advice you can trust from the experts at AARP, by Hugh Delehanty and Elinor Ginzler, 2005
AgeWise Connection, provides the metro Atlanta region information about services and programs for older adults and persons with disabilities. www.agewiseconnection.com
Caregiving Program from the Division of Aging Services of DHS
Provides programs which include adult day care, respite and other support services to assist individuals in the care of their loved ones. http://aging.dhs.georgia.gov/caregiving
To identify the Area Agency on Aging that provides services for the county in which you reside, see Locate your AAA.
The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving
The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving is an advocacy, education, research, and service unit of Georgia Southwestern State University. The Rosalynn Carter Institute establishes local, state and national partnerships committed to building quality long-term, home and community- based services.
National Caregivers Library
A library of information to address your caregiving concerns
When considering Assisted Living options in the Atlanta area, Assisted Living Locators™ can help you or your loved one find the perfect place to call “home”. You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or request information.