Caregiving Tips by Diagnosis
VA has created plain-language fact sheets and other resources to help you manage the medical condition for the Veteran you love. This information will help you learn about the physical and mental changes you can expect, what these changes mean for a caregiver, and provides specific caregiving tips for each condition.
For information on a condition not listed below, visit VA’s Veterans Health Library. http://www.veteranshealthlibrary.org/
- Alzheimer’s Disease
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Caregiver Support Coordinator
Your local Caregiver Support Coordinator is a licensed professional who can support you by matching you with services for which you are eligible, and providing you with valuable information about resources that can help you stay smart, strong and organized as you care for the Veteran you love. Enter your zip code to view contact information for your area.
Caregiver Support Line
With VA's Caregiver Support Line – 1-855-260-3274 – assistance is just a quick phone call away. If you're just getting started with VA, calling the Caregiver Support Line is a great first step to take to learn more about the support that's available to you.