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12. Caregiver Training and Support Services

AlzOnline: Caregiver Support Online
Part of the Center for Telehealth and Healthcare Communications at the University of Florida. Provides caregiver education, information, and support for those caring for a family member or friend with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. alzonline.net

Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA)
Provides information, education, services, research, and advocacy for families caring for loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions. In person and online resources listed by state. www.caregiver.org

Florida Elder Helpline
Provides information about elder services and activities, which is available through the Elder Helpline Information and Assistance service within each Florida County. http://elderaffairs.state.fl.us/doea/elder_helpline.php 850 955 8770

Share the Caregiving
Dedicated to educating the caregiving communities about the effectiveness of the Share the Care model. Encourages ordinary people to pool their efforts to help ease the burden on family caregivers and help those without family nearby. sharethecare.org/

Today’s Caregiver
Information, support, and guidance for family and professional caregivers. Publishes Today’s Caregiver magazine, the first national magazine dedicated to caregivers, presents Fearless Caregiver conferences, and offers a website that includes newsletters, online discussion lists, articles from Today's Caregiver, chat rooms, and an online store. Caregiver.com