Caregivers / Caregiving

Caring.com  –  Caregiving Resource Center

Family caregivers tend to the health and well-being of their aging parents, spouses and other loved ones, often while juggling careers, children and other obligations.  Click here for some key resources to help you better navigate caregiving.

Caring.com is a leading online destination for caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones. The website offers information on Assisted Living, Home Care, Memory Care, All Senior Living, All Senior Care and a section for Caregivers.

Here you will find thousands of original articles, helpful tools, advice from more than 50 leading experts, a community of caregivers, online support groups, help with difficult conversations, and a comprehensive directory of caregiving services.

Are You Heading for Caregiver Burnout? Take this quiz to find out and learn what to do based on your results: https://www.caring.com/articles/caregiver-burnout-quiz

PA’s Caregiver Support Program   The Pennsylvania Caregiver Support Program provides primary caregivers with a break from caregiving (respite care), reimbursement for out-of-pocket costs associated with caregiving-related services and supplies, education, training, counseling, and more. The program aims to alleviate the stresses associated with caregiving by focusing on the well-being of the caregiver.

 

Grandparents Raising Grandkids:    This New Law Will Help

PA Resources for Caregivers of Adults

PA Resources for Caregivers of Children

Beaver County Resources for Older Adults (66 and over)

Beaver County Resources for Adults (24-65)

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Beaver County Office on Aging (OOA)

Human Services Building – 1020 Eighth Avenue, Beaver Falls: 724.847.2262

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Rides are provided for Beaver County seniors over 60, to get to medical appointments within the County.   (A two-week prior notice is required.)

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Other Resources for Caregivers

PayingforSeniorCare.com
Understanding Your Financial Options for Long Term Care

“PayingforSeniorCare.com today is a discovery tool. Through browsing and search, users are able to discover what programs and options are relevant to them.”

The Best Medical Alert Systems for 2019
This guide will help you learn about medical alert companies and devices so you can make an informed decision and find a medical alert system that is the best fit for yourself or a loved one.

MedicalAlert.org
DEDICATED TO THE IMPROVING OF THE LIVES OF OLDER ADULTS THROUGH ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY.
From understanding what features to look for, to up-to-date industry news, MedicalAlert.org provides all the information you’d want in one place.

For additional information, visit our webpage for visit our webpage for Older Adults (66 and over)

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