“You’re Not Alone” Video Offers a Lifeline to ALS Family Caregivers
Has someone you know been diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), and are you now caring for that person? Are you feeling lost or overwhelmed by your new responsibilities? Do you feel you could use more information and support?
Video Series Supports ALS Family Caregivers
Family Caregivers Association presents Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Caregivers: You’re Not Alone, part of our new, four-chapter video series developed for individuals offering care to family members, friends, or others diagnosed with a neurodegenerative disease.
In this video, you’ll learn:
- What to expect during early, middle, and late-stage ALS
- How to prepare for your role as a caregiver
- Taking care of yourself
- Essential legal and financial preparations
- Hospice and end-of-life care
Learn ALS Family Caregiving Essentials—And Who Can Help
The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS): You’re Not Alone video comes with our ALS fact sheet and ALS resource guide. Each piece leverages our 40+ years expertise as well as feedback from family caregivers and provider organizations.
Together, the “You’re Not Alone” resources shine a light on support available to you, answer questions you’ll have along your journey, and help you understand you are truly ‘not alone.’
The “You’re Not Alone” video series was made possible by a generous grant from Adira Foundation with additional support from other valued donors. For more information about this or other family caregiving topics visit caregiver.org
Watch or download “Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS): You’re Not Alone”
Read or download “Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS): You’re Not Alone” fact sheet