My 84-year-old father had a heart attack and stroke seven years ago, right inside the doctor’s office. Although he spent a few weeks in a couple of area nursing homes, the majority of his care has come from his wife and myself.
American Red Cross - Family Caregiver Training Program
Local Red Cross chapters offer in-person educational sessions, for a nominal fee, on topics such as:
- Home safety
- Healthy eating
- Legal and financial issues
- Self-care for the caregiver
Care Recipient Eligibility: