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Caregiving: Maintain Your Support Network

Alzheimer's caregiving is a tough job, and it's too much for one person to handle alone. No one is equipped to care for another person around the clock. If you are caring for a loved one who has Alzheimer's disease, understand the stress you are facing, and ask for help when you need it.

Review Date: October 30, 2014

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren - Child Welfare Information Gateway

If you are a raising a grandchild, learn how to provide the best possible care for your grandchildren while still preserving your own health and well-being.

Review Date: December 17, 2014

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Medicare and Caregivers: FAQ

Family, friends, and caregivers of Medicare recipients can learn about this federal insurance program and its coverage of prescription drugs, hospitalization, and hospice care. Links are provided to 7 short videos on various aspects of Medicare.

Review Date: November 14, 2012

NIH National Library of Medicine - NLM

Well Spouse Association Support Groups and State Contacts

Well Spouse (WS) offers national support to wives, husbands, and partners of the chronically ill and/or disabled. Contact a group leader in your area for meeting information.

Review Date: February 16, 2011

Well Spouse Association

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