Article Publication Date:
AoA provides funding for a range of supports to family caregivers. This webpage provides a brief introduction to the National Family Caregiver Support Program, authorized under Title III E of the OAA. The NFCSP provides five types of services: 1. information to caregivers about available services, 2. assistance to caregivers in gaining access to the services, 3. individual counseling, organization of support groups, and caregiver training, 4. respite care, and 5.supplemental services.
Sources:Administration on Aging
Programs/Initiatives:Older Americans Act (OAA)
National Family Caregiver Support Program; NFCSP; OAA Title IIIE
Administration on Aging (AoA)
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/53255