Alianza Latina is a study to support caregivers of Latinos with dementia through personalized phone calls and text messages at NO COST.28 November, 2022No comment
Since 1989, the USC Family Caregiver Support Center (FCSC) at USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology (home of the LA Caregiver Resource Center) has placed a high priority on providing support across the continuum of caregiving, including diagnosis, prognosis, services that help maintain the care recipient’s independence and abilities, helping caregivers care for themselves, and manage their own well-being. Supportive services include information, assessment, individual consultations, respite, education, and training.
Our vision is: “To be a model for Los Angeles, the state and the nation, by using technology, research, and education to transform caregiving and the long-term care system.”
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Masks continue to be required by everyone ages two and older, regardless of vaccination status, on public transit and within transportation hubs in Los Angeles County.28 April, 2022No comment
As California continues to promote home- and community-based care through the Master Plan for Aging and waiver programs, the importance and needs of family caregivers cannot be overlooked.12 April, 2022No comment
Older adults, families, and caregivers can now easily navigate and access a wide-range of age-friendly County services in our new centralized resource hub for older adults in LA County.04 April, 2022No comment
California Caregiver Resource Centers (CRCs)
The California Caregiver Resource Center (CRC) system consists of 11 sites across the state that support unpaid family caregivers by providing essential services. To connect with support wherever you live, visit caregivercalifornia.org.