Mississippi Caregiver Support Groups & Resources

  1. Alzheimer’s Association – Greater Missouri Chapter: Provides information, education, and support for individuals with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. Website: https://www.alz.org/greatermissouri
  2. Area Agencies on Aging (AAA): Offers support for caregivers through the National Family Caregiver Support Program, which provides information, counseling, and respite care. Website: https://health.mo.gov/seniors/aaa/caregiver-services.php
  3. Caregiver Action Network: Provides education and support for caregivers, including instructional videos and a caregiver toolbox. Website: https://caregiveraction.org/
  4. Family Caregiver Alliance: Offers online support groups, fact sheets, and links to local resources. Website: https://www.caregiver.org/
  5. LeadingAge Missouri: Provides a list of resources for caregivers, including phone numbers for the Missouri Department of Health And Senior Services, Division of Senior and Disability Services, and Adult Day Health Care. Website: https://www.leadingagemissouri.org/page/Res_for_Caregivers
  6. Missouri Caregiver Coalition: Offers support groups, resources, and advocacy for caregivers of all ages. https://www.missouricaregivercoalition.org/
  7. Missouri Family Care Safety Registry: Provides background screening for individuals working in home care settings. Website: https://health.mo.gov/safety/fcsr/
  8. Missouri Senior Resource Line: Offers a toll-free number (1-800-235-5503) that connects caregivers to local agencies on aging that provide a range of services. Website: https://health.mo.gov/seniors/senior-resource-line.php
  9. Oasis Institute: Provides caregiver support groups, educational programs, and wellness activities. Website: https://www.oasisnet.org/Local-Programs/Missouri/St-Louis-MO
  10. Veterans Administration Caregiver Support: Provides resources and support to caregivers of veterans, including a caregiver support line and caregiver support coordinator. Website: https://www.caregiver.va.gov

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