Caregiving


Parkinson’s Care Referral Sources

The following sources  are available to contact about up-to-date information about Parkinson’s, referrals to healthcare professionals, emotional support, community resources and a […]


CARE Act wallet card

The Caregiver Advise, Record, Enable (CARE) Act helps family caregivers as their loved ones go into the hospital and as […]


Welcome to Holland

Although this story is about parents of children with disabilities, the sentiment could also apply to people with Parkinson’s and […]


Caregiver online resources

[The Parkinson’s Podcast™ ] ADVICE FOR PARKINSON’S CARE PARTNERS WITH CONNIE CARPENTER PHINNEYhttps://www.davisphinneyfoundation.org/blog/podcast-advice-for-parkinsons-care-partners-connie-carpenter-phinney/ ​​Caring and Coping is a comprehensive guide […]


Caregiver Guidebook

Nancy Hovey participated in the development of Sarah’s excellent Caregiver Guidebook Invigorate’s Parkinson’s Caregiver Guidebook PDF You  can also go […]


How to Talk So Your Doctor Will Listen

from https://www.aarp.org/health/healthy-living/info-2016/talk-to-doctor-patient-relationship.html Learn these tips before your next appointmentby Amy Paturel, AARP Bulletin, Jan./Feb. 2017


On-line resources

FOUNDATIONS Parkinson’s Michael J. Fox Foundation, www.michaeljfox.org National Parkinson Foundation, www.parkinson.org American Parkinson Disease Association http://www.apdaparkinson.org Davis Phinney Foundation, www.dpf.org Research National Institutes […]


Capital Region Caregiver Coalition

The Capital Region Caregiver Coalition is an informal group of professionals dedicated to educating caregivers about the resources available to […]


Caregiver resources

Albany County Department for Aging Caregiver Support Programs Caregiver support programs assist informal caregivers—spouses, adult children, other family members, friends […]