Caregiving Resources

Caring for a loved one isn't easy. That's why LeadingAge members are committed to developing resources that can help individuals provide their loved ones with the help they need on their own terms. This page features videos, guides, websites and other resources our members developed for caregivers. Visit frequently to find resources that may help you or a friend fulfill this important role in someone's life.

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  1. Up In The Air: How Long Coronavirus Lives On Surfaces

    On what surfaces and matter can the virus survive? To answer this question, we reviewed three studies, by the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), ...

  2. Infectious Disease Response for Affordable Housing Providers

    Because older adults with existing health conditions are more susceptible to the effects of infectious diseases, the threat of an outbreak may cause heightened concern in senior housing communities. Fortunately, affordable housing providers can take the following simple steps to prepare for emergencies.

  3. A Coronavirus Wake Up Call

    A Washington Post article today highlighted, in Italy, what we know as providers ...

  4. Coronavirus: The Time for Calm Preparedness is Now (Updated)

    Generally speaking, the likelihood of the novel Coronavirus spreading in the U.S. no longer a question of “if,” but “when?” This is how Dr. Messonnier described ...

  5. An Ounce of Prevention: Coronavirus

    Update On February 6, CMS released a memo to all Medicare-participating healthcare facilities regarding the novel Coronavirus. This memo provides resources for providers, including those from the CDC linked below. CMS also strongly encourages ...