Is there a support group for caregivers?
Yes, Palliative and Supportive Care of Nantucket Provides a Caregivers Connection - serving family caregivers. They offer monthly sessions, private consultations, and a variety of support for family members who provide care for others. This support may include, but is not limited to:
  • Requesting an overall evaluation of the situation, including an assessment of the person they help care for, and can receive information support and education about various topics, e.g., the disease process (including Alzheimer's Disease)
  • Managing medications
  • Giving personal care
  • Maintaining safety
  • Planning for future health care needs
  • Caring for themselves while caring for someone else

Please call Hospice Care of Nantucket at 508-825-5325 for more information.

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