Caregiver Resource Directory was designed to provide information in a manner that enables you to quickly identify many of the available resources that address your particular needs and requirements. In addition, this directory serves as another tangible demonstration from a grateful nation that you are not in this alone! Whatever particular challenges you are facing, or whatever specific help you need, we hope this directory can help.
Address:200 Stovall Street Room 11N01 Alexandria, VA 22332
Comprehensive site that covers various aspects of a caregiver's emotions and particular needs. While not military specific, the links that are listed offer great information on care giving. Many times the caregiver is a member of the family, and offering the intense care and support that is needed by an ill loved one creates a large amount of stress for the caregiver. If you are a caregiver for a loved one, it's important to recognize the signs of stress and burnout and to seek help before feel...
AARP has a wealth of information easily accessed and available to non-members. Caregiving Guides as well as forms and assistance for veterans information can be obtained through the site.
Address:3200 East Carson Street Lakewood, CA
Catch-a-Lift Fund was started to help wounded post 9-11 service members start and maintain their healing process, both mentally and physically, through physical fitness by providing them with gifted gym memberships anywhere in the United States. CATCH A LIFT pays for yearly gym memberships. If the wounded veteran's injury requires assistance, they may choose a "buddy" to assist them at the gym and the "buddy's" yearly membership will be paid for as well. CATCH A LIFT will also provide in-home ...
Address:Box 39622 c/o Christopher Coffland Memorial Fund Baltimore, MD 21212
FORT WORTH, Texas ~ Tarrant - Witchita - or Denton County
Veteran Services is a joint project between the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Catholic Charities Fort Worth. It is a product of the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) grant through the VA and aligns with the VA and aligns with the VA's goal to end veteran homelessness by 2015.
This collaboration between the VA and CCFW is purposed to promote housing stability among low-income veterans and th...
Address:249 W Thornill Fort Worth, TX
CDC’s (Center for Disease Control) research and programs work to prevent TBI and help people better recognize, respond, and recover if a TBI occurs.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a serious public health problem in the United States. Each year, traumatic brain injuries contribute to a substantial number of deaths and cases of permanent disability. In 2010 2.5 million TBIs occured either as an isolated injury or along with other injuries.1
A TBI is caused by a bump, blow or ...
Address:4770 Buford Hwy NE MS F-63 Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
Cell Phones for Soldiers is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing cost-free communication services to active-duty military members and veterans.
Send American heroes free means of communication by providing an APO address. To request calling cards for a deployed service member, please fill out and submit the forms.
Address:243 Winter Street Norwell, MA 02061
Providing guidance and assistance to those living with cerebral palsy, and also provides information for specific issues facing veterans, including information regarding military risks of birth defects.
Challeng Aspen Military Outreach (C.A.M.O.) provides adaptive and therapeutic recreation, wellness and cultural experiences for injured/wounded warriors with cognitive and/or physical disabilities. C.A.M.O. provides tools and skills for injured/wounded service members, veterans and their families to help realize their life potential, bridging the gap between injuries and moving forward with their new normal life.
Address:P.O. Box 6639 Aspen, CO 81615
Challenged Athletes of West Virginia has been providing adaptive sports opportunities to children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities since 1996. From humble beginnings we have grown to become a leader in the Mid-Atlantic Region. CAWV provides equipment and instruction for adaptive alpine skiing and snowboarding, education and training opportunities for professional and volunteer staff, equipment and support for handcycling, adaptive bicycling, whitewater rafting, camping and o...
Address:10 Snowshoe Drive Snowshoe, WV 26209