The Caregivers’
Resource Library

Family Caring for Family

  • Understand the role of a family caregiver.
  • Evaluate the care needs of your loved one.
  • Plan the legal and financial components of caregiving.
  • Get answers from experts and experienced caregivers.
  • Find helpful resources for you and your family.
  • Identify support systems for yourself as the caregiver.

Find and Manage Home Care

  • Determine if in-home care is right for you.
  • Understand home care service options.
  • Explore payment options for in-home services.
  • Gather tips and questions for interviewing providers.
  • Perform ongoing evaluations of your care team.

Alzheimer’s Care

  • Understand the dementia diagnosis.
  • Discover tips for dealing with dementia behaviors.
  • Get answers from experts and experienced caregivers.
  • Find tips for managing the medical care of an Alzheimer’s patient.
  • Locate housing and supportive care services in your area.
  • Identify support systems for yourself as the caregiver.

Veteran’s Benefits

  • Find federal benefits available to your family.
  • Verify that you meet eligibility requirements.
  • Learn how VA programs can help pay for long-term care.
  • Get tips on expediting benefit applications.
  • Explore VA burial benefits.
Personal Funeral Planning Guide
  • Organize your end-of-life information.
  • Follow our step by step planning process.
  • Eliminate the stress from your family and friends.
  • Ensure your final wishes are fulfilled.

Creating a Care Plan

  • Determine your medical and companion care needs.
  • Conduct a home safety assessment.
  • Build your care team.
  • Create a daily care schedule.
  • Explore cost and payment options.
  • Evaluate your care plan.

Guide to Senior Housing

  • Understand the housing options that best meet your needs.
  • Explore services and amenities.
  • Compare senior living costs.
  • Get tips on the transition to senior housing.

Senior Housing Planner

  • Assess the range of care options.
  • Determine how to pay for care.
  • Get tips on touring prospective communities.
  • Plan for and make the move.
Considering Hospice Care
  • Understand the role of hospice.
  • Determine who pays for hospice care.
  • Explore hospice myths and realities.
  • Get tips for beginning end-of-life conversations.
  • Receive support while coping with the loss of a loved one.