Long Distance Caregiving - Getting Started
November 2015 | National Institute on Aging
Long Distance Caregiving - Getting Started is a guide prepared by the National Institute of Aging designed to help caregivers understand challenges associated with caregiving, provide tips and resources as you caregive from a distance.
Who is a long-distance caregiver?
What can I really do from far away?
I’m new to long-distance caregiving—what should I do first?
As a caregiver, what do I need to know about my family member’s health?
How can I be most helpful during my visit?
How can I stay connected from far away?
Where can I find local resources for my family member?
Where can I learn more?