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건강 돌봄이를 위한 치매 행동 가이드 (Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors)

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알츠하이머병과 간호 (Alzheimer’s Disease & Caregiving)

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알츠하이머병과 간호
(Alzheimer's Disease)

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Caregiving Across the States: 50 State Profiles (2014)

Caregiving Across the States: 50 State Profiles - 2014 Update

 

Telephone Support for Caregivers of Patients with Cancer

Citation Walsh, S., M., & Schmidt, L. A. (2003). Telephone support for caregivers of patients with cancer. Cancer Nursing, 26(6), 448-453.

Design Study

Purpose The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility of conducting a brief telephone intervention, Tele-Care II, for caregivers of hospice patients.

Participants The participants were N = 14 caregivers of hospice patients (5 were able to complete the study).

The Cleveland Alzheimer's Managed Care Demonstration: Outcomes

The cleveland alzheimer's managed care demonstration: Outcomes after 12 months of implementation

Citation Bass, D., Clark, P., Looman, W., McCarthy, C. & Eckert, S. (2003). The cleveland alzheimer's managed care demonstration: Outcomes after 12 months of implementation. The Gerontologist, 43(1), 73-85.

Design Randomized trial

Participants The participants of this study were N=157 family caregivers of a person with Alzheimer's disease.

Well Spouse Association

A national, non-profit membership organization that provides support to wives, husbands, and partners of the chronically ill and/or disabled through established support groups in communities all over the country.

Strength for Caring

Sponsored by The Caregiver Initiative, Johnson and Johnson, this online resource and community for family caregivers offers articles and advice, including an extensive caregiver manual. Other sections of the site focus on community, health conditions, daily care, housing and money, and insurance.

Share The Care

Offers a handbook to empower caregivers, concerned friends and neighbors with steps to create and maintain a caregiving family to support the ill, disabled or aging and their family caregiver. Scripted first meeting, 23 forms. Telephone and email support.

National Volunteer Caregiving Network (Faith In Action)

The National Volunteer Caregiving Network (NVCN) provides technical assistance, educational webinars, national conferences, information and referral, and mentorship, among other benefits for member organizations. Membership is open to any organization or individual who can realize benefits. Interfaith volunteer caregiving is based on the belief that people of ALL faiths include a tenet to help their neighbors by putting their faith into action.

National Center on Caregiving (NCC) at Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA)

Offers a national telephone hotline, online resources and printed publications which serve as a central source of information and assistance to family caregivers in every state.

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