Resources

Tips for Avoiding Caregiver Burnout. A brief handout for caregivers with tips for taking care of yourself while you care for your loved one.

Choosing a DoctorA handout to consult when faced with having to choose a new doctor for yourself or your loved one. Includes questions to ask and a list of additional resources.

How to Talk to Your Healthcare Provider. A brief guide to help improve communication with your healthcare provider and get the most out of your visits.

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Doctor VisitFive quick tips on how to better talk to your doctor. Additional resources can be found on the web page. This is a link to an external site.

Talking with Your Doctor. A booklet on how to talk with your doctor about a number of different subjects. Includes definitions of healthcare terms, questions to ask your provider, and tips for how to talk about different important subjects. This is a longer booklet, allowing it to provide helpful details for a number of situations, including discussing sensitive subjects, making decisions with your doctor, and getting the information you need.

AARP Caregiving in the United States. A report on caregiving in the U.S. with detailed findings on a number of important issues that caregivers face.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. An organization providing free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis. This is a link to an external site.