RESOURCES

Online Resources: Caregivers

Organizations

  • Family Caregiver Alliance – Supports and sustains the important work of families nationwide caring for adult loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions.
  • National Center on Caregiving – Working to advance the development of high-quality, cost-effective policies and programs for caregivers in all 50 states.
  • The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving – An advocacy, research, education and service unit of Georgia Southwest State University.
  • Share the Care (STC) – A program of The National Center for Innovation. Focuses on educating caregivers, patients and all individuals involved in caregiving.
  • National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC) – A coalition of national organizations focusing on advancing family caregiving through research, innovation and advocacy.
  • The Foundation for Art & Healing/The Unlonely Project – Seeks to raise awareness about loneliness as a pressing health problem and promote creative expression as an innovative approach to alleviate it.
  • StoryCorps – It’s mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people.

Support

  • Imerman Angels – Provides personalized connections that enable one-on-one support among cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers
  • Family Caregiver Support Program (FCSP) – Illinois Department on Aging
  • Caregiver Action Network (CAN) – Family caregiver organization providing information and support to caregivers.
  • Well Spouse – Providing peer support and education for spousal caregivers.
  • Open Arms of Minnesota – A nonprofit that cooks and delivers free, nutritious meals to people living with life-threatening illnesses in the Twin Cities – Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN. (Recipe Archive)
  • Cancer Legal Care – Engages the law to resolve the complex challenges facing people and communities in Minnesota affected by cancer.
  • A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation – Fights lung cancer by funding innovative research, raising awareness and supporting patients and families.
  • Jack’s Caregiver Coalition – It’s mission is to improve the way men think, feel and act in their role as a cancer caregiver.
  • Angel Foundation– Emergency financial assistance, education and support for adults with cancer and their families in the Twin Cities – Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN.
  • ARCHANGELS – Devoted to helping caregivers in all stages and situations of giving care by thanking them and connecting them with positive and life changing resources.

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