COVID-19 Resources for Caregivers

We recognize that COVID-19 has left people with disabilities and caregivers with many questions. We’ve gathered some resources specific to these questions below.
The ACL has compiled a comprehensive guide for people with disabilities and caregivers for COVID-19 specific information.  This page will be updated as new information becomes available.
The National Alliance for Caregiving and Caring Across Generations joined together to create tips for sandwich generation caregivers. You can view the tips that they created through this link.
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network has created a guide for parents/caregivers and their families. The PDF guide is available for download.
The Cancer Association of South Africa created a comprehensive guide for cancer patients and their caregivers related to their risks for COVID-19 and best practices for staying healthy.
You can view their recommendations at this link.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, has put together a FAQ on people affected by mental illness, COVID-19, and their caregivers. You can download it here.

National Resources

AARP is the nation’s largest, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the empowerment of Americans 50 and older so that they can choose how they live as they age. They offer numerous resources for caregivers and their families, including:
Prepare to Care: A Caregiving Planning Guide for Families 
Family caregiving basics
ACL was created around the fundamental principle that older adults and people of all ages with disabilities should be able to live where they choose, with the people they choose, and with the ability to participate fully in their communities. They offer:
Information about the Aging and Disability Resource Centers Program/No Wrong Door Program
Information about the Centers for Independent Living
The Caregiver Action Network (CAN), previously the National Family Caregivers Association, is working to improve the lives of a broad spectrum of caregivers including those who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or old age. They offer:
A Family Caregiver Toolbox with links to information, resources, and support for caregivers.
The National Alliance for Caregiving is dedicated to improving quality of life for friend and family caregivers and those in their care, by advancing research, advocacy, and innovation.
They offer a number of valuable resources.
The Family Caregiver Alliance is dedicated to improving the quality of life for family caregivers and the people who receive their care.
They provide: