Caregiver Information

Helping Yourself & Others

Taking Care of You - Steps and tools for caregivers to make sure they are taking care of themselves as well from the Family Caregiver Alliance.

Using Family Meetings to Resolve Eldercare Issues - Information from Elder Care Online that deals with one way to address eldercare issues through the use of family meetings.

Stress Management

Relaxation techniques: Try these steps to reduce stress - Provides techniques to help you relax and obtaining tranquility from the Mayo Clinic.

Long-Term Care

Long-Term Care - Information on long-term care from the Official U.S. Government website for Medicare.

Long-Term Care Planning Tool - Provides financing options and long-term care cost information from the Official U.S. Government Medicare website.

Who Pays for Home Care Services? - Provides a variety of payment sources for home care from the National Association for Home Care & Hospice.

Pressure Ulcers

Bedsores - Information from the Mayo Clinic regarding pressure ulcer symptoms, causes, risk factors, complications, treatments, and prevention.

All Inclusive Care

Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) - Regulation, application, and waiver requests from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

The information contained in this website is not intended to be medical advice. In all cases, the AOA recommends that you consult your own physician regarding any course of treatment or medication.