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Wanted: A Few Good Caregivers

Peer Support Mentoring Program needs caregivers who want to serve as mentors or be mentored.

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Support for Caregivers

Eligible Veterans get up to 30 days of respite care, time for your caregiver to relax and renew.

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Overcoming Problems

Worry, sadness, and anger can get in the way of intimacy. Use these 11 tips to recover intimacy.

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Support for Caregivers

Caregivers play an important role in the health and well-being of Veterans. The Caregiver Support Program offers training, educational resources, and multiple tools to help you succeed. Please contact our Caregiver Support Line for advice on being a caregiver. 

Care for Caregivers

  • Caregiver Support Line
  • Peer Support Mentoring
  • Building Better Caregivers
  • Caring for Post-9/11 Veterans

Care for Veterans

  • Adult Day Health Care Centers
  • Home-Based Primary Care
  • Skilled Home Care
  • Homemaker & Home Health Aides

Tips by Diagnosis

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Parkinson’s Disease

Connect with Others

  • Peer Support Mentoring
  • Caregiver Support Coordinator
  • Caregiver Support Line Monthly Calls
  • Caregiver Stories

Tips & Tools

  • Managing Medicines
  • Talking with Providers
  • Caring for Oneself
  • Staying Organized

Publications & Resources

  • Seriously Injured Post-9/11 Veterans
  • Understanding Diagnoses
  • Managing Demands, Stress & Emotions
  • Maintaining Relationships

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