If you're facing the challenges of caring for a friend or family member with an illness, these groups can help you find the support and information you need.
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The AARP site has a Caregiving Resource Center with information, tools, online chats, and more.
This community provides advice and support to help family and friends deal with the challenges of caregiving.
This organization holds online, telephone, and face-to-face support groups for caregivers, and also offers workshops, booklets, fact sheets, and other information.
CAN provides an online forum, peer-to-peer support, and links to tools, agencies, and organizations for caregivers.
The FCA offers programs at the national, state, and local levels to support families and friends providing long-term care at home.
Sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians, this site offers a section of pages on the needs of caregivers.
The society offers links to support groups, information, and other resources for caregivers.
The insurance program's site offers information for caregivers, covering topics such as billing, navigating Medicare, support groups, and more.
This site offers a page of frequently asked questions about caregiver stress.
This site offers a section for individuals and families that includes articles, videos, information about clinical trials, a referral list of health care professionals, and more.
For families and companions of people with prostate cancer, this site offers information, discussion groups, links to online support communities, and other resources.