Resources - Caregiver Support and Advocacy
Montgomery County MD Caregiving Support Resources Webpage
In Montgomery County there are helpful supports available through government, non-profit organizations and private businesses. Through this website you can access an extensive online resource guide for caregivers including senior nutrition programs, links to helpful organizations, a caregiving blog and more.
Montgomery County MD Caregiving Blog and eNewsletter
The County publishes a monthly eNewsletter of practical caregiver events. There are many listings of programs that are free or low cost, educational and inspirational. You can view online as well as subscribe to the eNewsletter.
Maryland Commission on Caregiving
The Maryland Commission on Caregiving Commission advocates for the needs of the informal caregiver. The commission maintains an an extensive list of resources for family caregivers on their website.
Holy Cross Hospital Caregiver Resources
Holy Cross maintains information about support groups, a caregiver resource hotline. Holy Cross also maintains a health information library that provides caregivers access to books, DVDs, audiotapes and videotapes on caregiver issues and health-related topics, as well as pamphlets, AARP publications and reprints of health-related articles.
National Alliance for Caregiving
The National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC) is a non-profit coalition of national organizations focusing on advancing family caregiving through research, innovation, and advocacy. NAC conducts research, does policy analysis, develops national best-practice programs, and works to increase public awareness of family caregiving issues. NAC maintains a list of resources for Caregivers