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Families, Tech and Caregiving Webinar Archives Now Available

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How Emerging Technologies Can Help Caregiving Families

https://www.youtube.com/user/CAREGIVERdotORG

Family Caregiver Alliance launches an online service for family caregivers of adults with serious health conditions

For the first time, family caregivers can get support and information tailored for their situation—free, secure, and accessible 24/7

SAN FRANCISCO—September 12, 2017—Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) announces the launch of FCA CareJourney™, a dynamic online service, mobile-ready that delivers specialized information directly to family caregivers. Based on FCA’s 40 years of service and research experience and insights from families, CareJourney™ responds to the complicated needs of caregiving.

National Competition Awards Three Programs Benefitting Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Each Program Awarded $20,000 by Family Caregiver Alliance and The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation

FCA Executive Director Kathleen Kelly recognized as a 2016 Influencer in Aging

October 26, 2016 — Family Caregiver Alliance Executive Director Kathleen Kelly, MPA, has been named a Next Avenue 2016 Influencer in Aging for guiding policy on caregiving.

National Competition Recognizes Outstanding Programs Helping Alzheimer's Families and Caregivers

Winning programs awarded $20,000 each from Family Caregiver Alliance and The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four remarkable nonprofit programs that address the needs of caregivers for people with Alzheimer's disease have won the 2015 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer's Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards. The winning programs, selected in a national competition, will each receive $20,000.

Bringing the Technology Revolution to Caregiving

Sep 17, 2015, 10:32 AM, Posted on the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health blog, by David Adler

 

Online applications now open for the 2015 Gilbert Awards

Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA), with the ongoing support of The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation, is pleased to announce that online applications for the 2015 Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer's Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards are now open.

This will be the eighth year the $20,000 prize has been awarded in each of three categories: Creative Expression, Diverse / Multicultural Communities, and Policy and Advocacy.

FCA applauds Senate passage of the Older Americans Act

FCA applauds the Senate passage of the Older Americans Act that reaffirms the need for supporting older adults and their family caregivers. With the shifting demographics across the country and the growing need to support the 40 million unpaid caregivers that contribute an estimated 37 billion hours of care, the Older Americans Act contains vital services and support to those family members, neighbors, and friends who form the community network of care to enable older adults to remain in the community.

Governor Brown signs 2015-16 Budget: CRCs to receive $2 million

Thank you friends and supporters of Family Caregiver Alliance and California Caregiver Resource Centers!

Today, Governor Brown signed the California State Budget (2015-16) and the California Caregiver Resource Centers will receive an increase of $2 million!

Click here to review the signed budget. The CRC budget item is listed on page 27. It states:

FCA launches crowdfunding campaign for Camp for Caring

Family Caregiver Alliance today launched its first crowdfunding campaign with Indiegogo in support of their longstanding Camp for Caregiving program.

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