Caregiver – Veteran and Military Resources

Department of Veterans Affairs, Family Caregiver Assistance Program – Find out eligibility and how to apply for the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers (PCAFC). This program offers caregiver training programs, peer support mentoring, educational resources, support services and multiple tools to help military and Veteran caregivers.

Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) – Operation Family Caregiver is the signature caregiving program that is free to anyone caring for a family member or friend with an injury due to military service from any era, directed to the needs and challenges of the caregiver rather than the service member.

AARP – Military Caregiving Guide – Providing information, assessments, checklists and charts.

Sesame Street in Communities: Family Caregiving – This initiative is aimed at families caring for a wounded, ill or injured parent or relative.

Military One Source Caregiver Resources – A program funded by the Department of Defense (DOD) that provides resources and support of active-duty, National Guard and Reserve service members and their families. Other information, articles, documents and fliers for family caregivers are available.

Office of Warrior Care Policy (WCP) Caregiver Resource Directory – A program funded by the Department of Defense (DOD) that supports wounded, ill and injured service members in their recovery and integration or transition to civilian life.

Elizabeth Dole Foundation Hidden Heroes – This website includes testimonials from military caregivers who share their personal stories; a directory of resources; the opportunity to join a private Facebook community for military caregivers; and calls-to-action for communities and individuals to get involved.