District of Columbia Caregivers' Institute (DCCI)

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DCCI services for family caregivers are provided through local lead agencies and include:
- Information
- Assistance
- Individual counseling, support groups and caregiver training
- Caregiver Flex Account (caregivers may be reimbursed for caregiving expenses up to a pre-approved amount per month).


(202) 464-1513

Caregiver Eligibility: 

Multiple requirements:
- Anyone age 18 and older caring for someone who meets care receiver eligibility
- Resident of Washington D.C.
- Experience financial burden as a result of caregiving

Care Recipient Eligibility: 

Multiple requirements:
- Adults age 60 or older
- Low to moderate income
- Experience physical or mental limitations