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Long-Distance Caregiving

Aging Life Care Association

Description:

Aging Life Care Professionals (ALCPs) or Geriatric Care Managers are health and human services specialists who help families care for older relatives, while encouraging as much independence as possible. Website includes a searchable directory of ALCPs.


Family Caregiver Alliance

Source: National Center on Caregiving

Description:

Nonprofit organization addressing the needs of families and friends providing long-term care at home. Website contains information, factsheets and contact information to agencies. Contains information in English, Spanish, and Chinese.


How to Deal with Long-Distance Caregiving Issues

Source: AARP

Description:

Many adult children must help from a distance when their older parents and other relatives need help. The task can be difficult, stressful, and time consuming.


So Far Away: Twenty Questions for Long-Distance Caregivers

Source: National Instititute on Aging

Description:

Free booklet to order or download covers practical, legal, financial issues


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