Caring for the Caregiver

The Caring for the Caregiver program supports family caregivers through education, research, and practice. We provide education through classes and workshops for family caregivers, opportunities for socialization, and clinical care to support families living with dementia.

This is a grants & donation funded program of the School of Nursing, UT Health San Antonio. To support our program, please select the ‘Give’ button above.

Bringing hope to caregivers

We are happy to be partnering with Vikki Carr to promote our Caring for the Caregiver program. If you know someone who can benefit from our caregiver classes, please contact us.

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You are not alone

16 million

Americans provide unpaid care everyday for family members diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or other dementias

– Alzheimer’s Association, 2019

6 in 10

Caregivers assist with medical/nursing tasks, including injections, tube feedings and many other complex care responsibilities

– Alzheimer’s Association, 2017

65 seconds

Someone in the Unites States develops dementia, leaving millions of people providing unpaid care for their loved ones

– Alzheimer’s Association, 2019

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