If you or someone you know is caring for a friend or family members and needs some help, check out these local, state, national resources.


Family caregiver


These sites provide a variety of general information related to family caregiving as well as places to find specific information about illnesses and conditions that often require caregiving.


Health care


Learn more about the different kinds of care available and where to go to get assistance accessing care.


Legal and financial


Understanding the legal and financial issues surrounding famly caregiving can be challenging. Learn more about these concerns and where to go for assistance.


Living options


Families can have very different living arrangements when caregiving is involved and, when care needs change, those arrangements often have to change too. Learn more about the different types of housing and living options available to people who need care.




It is becoming more common for grandparents to take on the responsiblity of caring for a grandchild. And while the experience can be rewarding, it can also be challenging. Learn more about the assistance available for grandparents who are raising a grandchild or another young family member.