NATIONAL FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT PROGRAM
The National Family Caregiver Support Program provides multi-faceted systems of support services for family caregivers, including access information and assistance; individual counseling, support groups and training, respite and supplemental services.
Information to caregivers about available services
Assistance to caregivers in gaining access to the services
Individual counseling, organization of support groups and caregiver training to assist the caregiver in the areas of health, nutrition and financial literacy and in making decisions and solving problems relating to their caregiving roles.
Respite care to enable caregivers to be temporarily relieved from their caregiving responsibilities.
Supplemental services, on a limited basis, to compliment the care provided by caregivers.