The day dedicated to the care of caregivers.
Caregiver Monday is an initiative that finds and assembles the latest tips, news and key resources to help caregivers take good care of themselves, manage stress and find support.
Why Monday? Because research shows that on the first day of the week people set weekly health intentions and are looking for help.
Please contact us to learn how Caregiver Monday can work for your organization.
Resources for Caregivers
Our free Caregiver Monday Tips and Tweet Tips are a weekly reminder for caregivers to be mindful of their own health. Share them through your organization’s website, social media channels, or e-newsletter.
AARP – Keep up with caregiving news and tips on how to reduce caregiver stress
Alzheimer’s Association – Take the Caregiver Stress Check
Alzheimer’s Association – New York City Chapter 24-hour Helpline: 800-272-3900
American Medical Association – Answer the Caregiver Health Self-assessment Questionnaire to help you make caregiving decisions
Care for the Family Caregiver Initiative – Information and resources to help families manage the challenges and stresses of caregiving
Caring.com Caring Steps & Stages – Gain insights on how to plan for caring with a loved one with Alzheimer’s
Caregiver Community Action Network (CCAN) volunteer group – Know about this dedicated volunteer group who reaches out to family caregivers
Caregiving Club – Join this club which empowers family caregivers to balance self-care with caring for a loved one
Department of Health and Human Services’ Eldercare Locator – Get connected to services for older adults and their families.
Gail Sheehy Advocate for Caregivers – Meet other caregivers and how they resolved challenges
Lotsa Helping Hands – Free, private, web-based communities for organizing friends and family during caregivers’ times of need
Millions of Family Caregivers Need to Care for Themselves – Support and resources to the millions of people who care for a loved one full- or part-time.
National Family Caregivers Association – Use this virtual library of educational materials ranging from national educational campaigns to tips and tools for caregivers
Strength for Caring – Find ways to take care of yourself while you are caring for others
The CareGiver Partnership – Links to over 1,000 local and national caregiver resources, including non-profits, health-care organizations, home-care services, caregiving products, and other helpful information.
VA & Caregivers – Learn about how VA supports caregivers