THE FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT PROGRAM
In addition to the wealth of information and resources found on CaregivingMetroWest.org every Aging Services Access Point throughout Massachusetts also offers a Family Caregiver Support Program. This no cost program can help you care for a member of your family. A Caregiver Specialist will create a plan and give you tips and support.
The Family Caregiver Support Program offers in-person counseling, information and help accessing resources from a trained caregiver specialist, who is available to you to offer guidance and the extra time and attention you deserve as you continue your caregiving journey.
The program is for anyone who is:
–Caring for an adult at least 60 years of age.
–Caring for any person with Alzheimer’s disease.
–A grandparent or relative (not a parent) aged 55 or older caring for grandchildren under the age of 18.
–Any relative aged 55 or older providing care to adults with disabilities aged 18-59.
For more information:
You can find more information on this program and which agency serves your town on our Family Caregiver Support Program page.