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Old 09-22-2006, 07:35 PM #1
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Caregiver.com
Information Source for CareGivers
http://www.caregiver911.com/

Caregiving & Equipment
http://lifecenter.ric.org/topic/2/

CaringRoad
http://www.caringroad.org

Family Caregiving 101
http://www.familycaregiving101.org/

Long-term Care Givers: For Better and For Worse
http://www.craighospital.org/SCI/MET...CareGivers.asp

National Caregiver Resources
http://lifecenter.ric.org/content/16...pic=&subtopic=

National Family Caregivers Association
http://www.nfcacares.org/

PN/Paraplegia News: Resources
http://www.pvamagazines.com/resources/index.php?pub=1

Well Spouse Association: Support for Spousal Caregivers
http://www.wellspouse.org/
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Spousal Caregiver Support
www.WellSpouse.org Resources For Those Caring For Sick Or Disabled Spouses, Partners

National Family Caregiver Support Program
Developed by the US Administration on Aging. Offers Information, Individual counseling, organization of support groups, and caregiver training, and Respite ...
www.aoa.gov/prof/aoaprog/caregiver/caregiver.asp - 35k - Cached - Similar pages

National Family Caregiver Support Program > Elders and Caregivers
You can also tap into a variety of caregiving resources, including where to find help, ways to take care of others and yourself, joining a caregiver support ...
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Family Caregiver Support Network --
Program for family members and friends who help, care for or are concerned about older adults. Family caregiver information, contacts for older adult ...
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AlzOnline : Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Online
AlzOnline provides information, education and support to caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's and other progressive dementias.
http://alzonline.phhp.ufl.edu/en/topics/#T_CareWell

CareGiver :: Information Source for CareGivers for Those in Need ...
A print and web magazine dedicated to providing information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.
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Caregiver Support - Tips for Coping with Caregiver Stress
Being a caregiver can take a toll on your physical and emotional health, unless you get caregiver support. Here's how to cope with caregiver stress and take ...
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Family Caregiver Support Program
Image of Family Caregiver Logo. The North Carolina Family Caregiver Support Program Dedicated to Improving Services for Family Caregivers ...
www.dhhs.state.nc.us/aging/fcaregr/fchome.htm - 12k - Cached - Similar pages

ElderCare Online's Caregiver Support Network
ElderCare Online's Caregiver Support Network brings together online resources, groups and experts to create a virtual community dedicated to improving ...
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Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support: Support for caregivers of people ...
Provides information and tips for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s; how to find support and deal with the issues relative to caregiving.
http://www.helpguide.org/elder/alzhe..._caregiver.htm - 39k - Cached - Similar pages

Resources for Caregivers
Support for Caregivers. Caregiver Network - dedicated to making caregivers' lives easier. CareGiver.com · Caregiving.com - Helpling you help aging relitives ...
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this website has good info, advice, even "to do" lists, on a variety of topics & concerns--conditions, financial, legal, insurance, housing ,home care, end of life and other "personal & private" issues that may be helpful for those caring for loved ones. also those caring for self.

www.caring.com

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Default FLORIDA Medicaid summary of services

http://http://ahca.myflorida.com/Med...080701_SOS.pdf


This is Florida specific...but it gives information that the local agencies don't share... It is medicaid and not medicare.
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Information to help caregivers: http://helpguide.org/articles/caregi...t-and-help.htm
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This page covers Medicare resources for caregivers:

http://www.medicare.gov/campaigns/ca...caregiver.html
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Family Caregiver Alliance

www.caregiver.org

National Center on Caregiving (U.S.)
Caregiving Navigator lists services available in each state.

Caregiver Education.
Policy and Advocacy.
Legal Aid.
Disability Law Projects.
Caregiver Connect.
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elder care products
https://www.google.com/search?q=elde...cts&gws_rd=ssl

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https://www.google.com/search?q=elde...+care+products
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