Family Caregiver Support Program

The Administration on Aging started a new National Family Caregiver Support Program for families caring for older individuals, and for grandparents caring for grandchildren. Each Area Agency on Aging has a Family Caregiver Coordinator who provides or arranges for:

  • Information and assistance
  • Individual counseling
  • Support groups
  • Caregiver training
  • Respite care
  • and other services

For more information, contact your local Area Agency on Aging at 1-877-353-3771. or go to