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)
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.
Call VA’s Caregiver Support Line at 1-855-260-3274 to learn more about the support that is available to you and for assistance connecting with the Caregiver Support Coordinator at your local VA Medical Center.*By clicking on these links, you will leave the Department of Veterans Affairs Web site.