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Home Our Programs Help for Family Caregivers

A smiling, middle-aged woman with her older adult parents, providing in-home care to them.
A smiling, multi-generational, family photo, demonstrating that family caregivers do not have to face the challenges of caring for aging loved ones without support.
The hand of an older woman and the hand of a child playing piano together. Family caregivers are not alone when taking care of a loved one in their home.

Help for Family Caregivers:

Being a family caregiver can be challenging and rewarding. The following resources can help:

Caregiver Support Group

Support group for those caring for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

Caregiver Respite Certificates

Certificates to provide family caregivers with a break from caring for someone who cannot be left alone.

Caregiver Resource Network

Collaboration of more than 110 organizations to help family caregivers.

Male Caregiver Cooking Class

Conquering the Kitchen is a class dedicated to helping male caregivers become more confident in the kitchen.

Female Caregiver Home Maintenance Class

Handy Helen is a class to empower female caregivers with minor home maintenance skills

Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan
3215 Eaglecrest Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Phone: 616-456-5664 or 888-456-5664 • Fax: 616-456-5692


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