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How to Be a Caregiver for Someone With COPD

Care for a COPD patient at home and improve their quality of life

Tools to Care for an Older Adult

Address issues to allow for independence

10 Tips for Splitting Caregiving Costs Among Siblings

Practical ways to approach sharing expenses

How to Make a Home Safe for Your Aging Parent

Changes to accommodate your loved one

Dementia Caregivers Guide: Tips for Unique Challenges

The latest research on dementia and caregiving tips


How to Handle ‘Hard Feelings’ After Caregiving Ends

Guilt can make the grieving process harder

How to Cope With Guilt When Family Enters a Nursing Home

Look at the big picture to ease conflicted emotions

How to Find the Right Caregiver Support Group

In-person or online, communities can offer help

Supporting Caregivers

Anniversary Marks ‘Pivotal’ Moment for Caregivers

It has been one year since the White House announced its executive order on caregiving

Telehealth Can Help Ease Stress for Family Caregivers

AARP urges Congress to the strain on caregivers by expanding Medicare coverage

Raise Your Hand to Support Caregivers

Join our fight for solutions that help caregivers

Care at a Skilled Facility More News About Nursing Homes

AARP Nursing Home COVID-19 Dashboard

See the latest key findings by state

Finding the Right Long-Term Care for Your Loved One

Weigh the options to make the best possible choice


Helping you navigate your role as a family caregiver

Video Spotlight

3 Ways to Prepare for In-Home Care Support

The transition can be an adjustment for caregivers and their loved ones

Starting a Conversation About End-of-Life Care

Questions to ask and how to make your loved ones comfortable with the conversation

Planning Your Advance Health Care Directives

Amanda Singleton offers advice on preparing your advance health care directives during the pandemic

From the Caregiving Community