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.

Finding Information to Help Caregivers with the Aging Services Directory

  1. Celebrate National Women's Health Week

    National Women’s Health Week is a health observance coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women's Health (OWH). Kicking off each year on Mother’s Day, it empowers women to make their health a priority and encourages them to take the following ...

  2. Are You Ready for Older Americans Month 2019?

    LeadingAge has created a toolkit with social media ideas to make participating easy.

  3. Hospice: Trends and Recommendations for Future Development

    LeadingAge, LeadingAge Ohio, and the National Partnership for Hospice Innovation collaborated on the development of the report. The publication describes the genesis of hospice services in the nonprofit sector and the growth of the sector following Medicare's expansion to cover hospice in the 1980s. As the report ...

  4. Millenial Caregiver Deborah Martinez Shares Her Story

    Watch now: millennial caregiver Deborah Martinez shares her experience taking care of her 94-year-old father. 

  5. Oral Health Information and Toolkit

    The ACL points out that appropriate dental care is essential to healthy nutrition, social interaction, and the prevention of numerous chronic illnesses like heart disease and cancer. While older people today generally have retained more of their own teeth than did previous generations, those who need help with other activities ...