Caregiver Support

Self care and peer support is vitally important when dealing with the stress of being a caregiver. We will be adding more resources along the way. Please contact us if you have a resource you would like to share.

Caregiver Resources for Self Care
Exercising Essentials for Healthy Agingeverydayhealth.comActivities and Exercise
Caregiving Answerscaregivinganswers.comGreat resources
Christian Caregiver Supportchristiancaregiversupport.comDaily devotions, smartphone app for prescription reminders, book reviews, and a wealth of information for caregivers.
Focus on the Family focusonthefamily.comCounseling and prayer for life issues such as caregiving.
Home Instead Senior Care caregiverstress.comInformation on end-of-life discussions with loved ones, home care, self-care.
Education and Resourcesfamilycaregiversonline.netBehavior and Emotions of Aging
Alzheimer's Associationalz.orgA list of resources for caregivers of Alzheimer's patients
The Healing Power of Pets for Elderly Peopleagingcare.comActivities and Recreation
Caregiver Abuseagingcare.comLearn more about coping and strategies.
You can find additional resources here.

Books:

  • Beach, Shelly; Ambushed by Grace
    Discovery House Publishers, Grand Rapids Michigan, 2008
  • Rosenberger, Peter; Hope for the Caregiver
    Worthy Inspired Publishing, Brentwood, Tennessee, 2014
  • Burns, Sharon and Forgue, Raymond; How to Care for Your Parents’ Money While Caring for Your Parents
    McGraw-Hill, New York, 2003
  • Complete Guide to Caring for Aging Loved Ones, Focus on the Family 
    Colorado Springs, Colorado, 2002
  • Deane, Barbara; Caring For Your Aging Parents
    NavPress, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1989

These resources are provided as a courtesy to our readers. Jane Daly has not been paid for endorsement, and is not in any way affiliated with the agencies and businesses listed.