Online Resources for You!

Family Caregiving March 23, 2017 Print Friendly and PDF
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Are you struggling to find online resources pertaining to caregiving and the military?

If so, use the following links as a start to help you. Some of the links will connect you to a resource designed for an older adult yet it has information that would be valuable to a military caregiver.  

Caregiver Health

Family Caregiving Information
Military One Source-Wounded Warrior
National Military Family Association
National Resource Directory-Family and Caregiver Support
Respite Care
Veterans Affairs Caregiver Support: Caring for those who care

Caregiver Tasks and Responsibilities

Assistive Technology
Caregiver Action Network (CAN)
Family Caregiver Alliance
National Parkinson Foundation
Virginia Navigator


Career One Stop
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)
Military OneSource-Spouse Education and Career Opportunities
Military Spouse Corporate Career Network 
Military Spouse ementor Program
Military Spouse Employment Partnership Program
National Military Family Association
National Resource Directory-Employment
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation: Hiring Our Heroes

Financial Issues

Army Traumatic Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance (TSGLI)
Defense Finance and Accounting Service
Military Compensation
Military One Source- Money Management
National Resource Directory-Benefits and Compensation
National Veterans Legal Services Program
Warrior Care Policy–Compensation & Benefits Handbook

Medical Conditions

American Red Cross
Amputee Coalition
Blind (AFB)
Blinded Veterans Association (BVA)
Burn Survivor Resource Center
National Cancer Institute
Cancer Treatment
Defense Health Management System (DHMS)
Extremities loss
Hearing Loss
Hearing Loss Association of America
Military Health System (MHS)
Military Mental Health
National Rehabilitation Information Center
National Center for Telehealth and Technology
National Institute of Mental Health-PTSD
National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)
National Spinal Cord Injury Association
Paralysis Resource Center
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Mental Health System
National Center for PTSD
Substance Abuse
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Vision Center of Excellence (VCE)
War Related Illness and Injury Study Center

Military Community
Army Emergency Relief (AER)
Army OneSource
Fisher House Foundation
Military Installations
Military OneSource
Real Warriors
U.S. Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2)

Military Family Support

Family of a Vet
Many Faces of Stress for Military Family Caregivers
Military Families Learning Network
Military KIDS Connect
Respite Care
Stigma in the Military
Wounded Warrior Project-Family Support


Caregiving Action Network–Changing Relationships
eXtension–Caregiving is Different for Everyone
Family Caregiver Alliance: Caregiving & Sibling Relationships
Military One Source-Relationship Health and Family Wellness
U.S. Army–PTSD & Role Reversal

Resource Directories

Caregiver Resource Directory
Everyone Serves : A Handbook for family and friends of Service members
Office of Warrior Care Policy
Wounded Warrior Project


Continuing Education
Disabled American Veterans
Veterans Affairs

Working with Military Families

How to Help Series
Professional Development Training for Service Providers
Working Effectively with Military Families: 10 Key Concepts all Providers Should Know

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