Resources for Caregivers

For over 30 years CaringMatters has been a support for caregivers taking care of their loved ones. Although we can no longer provide in person support due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we want you to know that there is still support for you.

CaringMatters is here for you. Your community is here for you.

 

Volunteer Helping Hands can provide personal phone support for you.

Call 301-990-0852 for more information.

For more information, contact
Penny Gladhill, Director of Volunteer Helping Hands,  pennyg@caringmatters.org or

301-990-0852

Montgomery County Community Resources

Habitat for Humanity Metro Maryland – Aging in Place Program

Jewish Council for the Aging of Greater Washington

Montgomery County Resources for Family Caregivers

Montgomery County Caregivers Support Program

Montgomery County Government - Transportation Services for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

Montgomery County Seniors’ Resource Guide

Montgomery County Senior Publications

Montgomery Senior Site

Network of Care (database of community resources)

 

Paying for Senior Care (Maryland’s Assisted Living Subsidy/Group Home Subsidy Program)

 

Online Resources

AARP Tele-Town Hall Live Q&A Event April 23, 2020 

 

Alzheimer's Association

 

Best Practices Caregiving - Free online database of proven dementia programs for family caregiver

Caregiver Action Network

Family Caregiver Alliance - National Center on Caregiving

The John A. Hartford Foundation

National Council on Aging

How to Get Free or Low--Cost Disposable Adult Diapers

 

CaringMatters' Volunteer Voices Series

 

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia - an education program presented by the Alzheimer's Association