Resources for Caregiving
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For caregivers of elders (and elders themselves), the Area Agency on Aging (which could have a different name) is a governmental agency dedicated to supporting our elders. They can provide guidance and references, and they often have caregiver support groups. Visit this site to find the AAA nearest you:
The Caregiver Space
Chronic Illness on the Mighty
National Alliance for Caregiving
Abbit, Linda. The Conscious Caregiver: A Mindful Approach to Caring for Your Loved One Without Losing Yourself.
Cline, Foster W. and Lisa Greene. Parenting Children with Health Issues: Essential Tools, Tips, and Tactics for Raising Kids with Chronic Illness, Medical Conditions, and Special Healthcare Needs.
Denholm, Diana B. The Caregiving Wife’s Handbook: Caring for Your Seriously Ill Husband, Caring for Yourself.
Gross, Jane. A Bittersweet Season: Caring for Our Aging Parent and Ourselves.
Mace, Nancy L. and Peter V. Rabbins. The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People with Alzheimer’s Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss.
Ortlip, Katie and Jahnna Beecham. Living with Dying: A Complete Guide for Caregivers.
Sheehy, Gail. Passages in Caregiving: Turning Chaos into Confidence.
Toth, Susan Allen. No Saints Around Here: A Caregiver’s Days.
Williams, Patricia. While They’re Still Here: A Memoir.
Caregiver Dave’s Podcast
The Edge of Aging
Happy Healthy Caregiver Podcast