for caregivers

Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance

Resources from the CVFCA:

2017 THM Meeting

2017 Nomination Form

Thrift Sale

2016 Nomination form

2016 Annual Caregiver award nomination form

2016 THM Poster

CVFCA Events

Resource Packet

These resources are provided to local medical professionals to give to their patients who are caregivers.

Caregivers in the Workplace Packet

This packet provides a wealth of information to the caregiver and to the employer on ways to work together, ensuring retention and waylaying caregiver burnout.

Caregivers Health Care Guide

This is a condensed handbook used to track medications, appointments, and procedures for the caregiver or carereceiver.

Area Support Groups

Listing of Caregiving Websites

Caregiver Support:

Family Caregivers: Be Red Cross Ready

Great Rivers 2-1-1

National Caregiver Alliance

Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class

Resources for Family Caregivers

Financial and Legal Issues:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups (CWAG)

CWAG – Guardianship Support Center

Department of Economic Support:
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

End of Life Issues

FamilyCare

Great Rivers 2-1-1

Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources

Include Respect I Self-direct (IRIS)

Medical Assistance

Medicare

Social Security Administration

Spousal Impoverishment

UW-Extension: ResourcesFamily Caregiving

Veterans Affairs Offices Statewide Listing

WI Dept of Health Services – Advanced Directives

General Health:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Chippewa Valley Free Clinic

Great Rivers 2-1-1

Mayo Clinic Health System

Marshfield Clinic

Prevea Clinic

Sacred Heart Hospital

St Joseph's Hospital

Willowcreek Women’s Clinic

The Open Door Clinic

Home Safety & Fall Prevention:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Center for Disease Control - Fall Prevention

Center for Independent Living

Great Rivers 2-1-1

Stepping On Program: WisconsinEau Claire Program

Comfort Keepers SafetyChoice

Housing Help and Options:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Chippewa Valley Assisted Living Association

FamilyCare

Include Respect I Self-direct (IRIS)

Chippewa County Resource Guide

Dunn County Resources

Eau Claire County Resource Guide

Memory Health:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Alzheimer's Association

Alzheimer’s Family and Caregiver Support Program

Eldercare Locator

Family Caregiver Support Program

Lewy Body Dementia Association

Memory Clinics Statewide Listing

Wisconsin Caregiver Support

Need a Break? Respite Care:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Alzheimer’s Family and Caregiver Support Program

Chippewa Valley Assisted Living Association

Comfort Keepers

Grace Adult Day Services

Safe @ Home Senior Care

Mayo Clinic Health System - Home Health

Mayo Clinic Health System - Hospice

St. Joseph’s Home Health

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP)

Veterans Affairs Offices Statewide Listing

Nutrition:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

St. Francis Food Pantry: 715.839.7706

Feed My People Food Bank

West Centeral Wisconsin Food Pantries

Great Rivers 2-1-1

Meals on Wheels

Nutritional Supplements - Chippewa County

Nutritional Supplements - Dunn County

Nutritional Supplements - Eau Claire County

Palliative, Hospice, and End-of-Life Care:

The Clairemont – Rose Cottage

Dove West - Reflections End-of-Life Care

End of Life Issues

Hospice Foundation

Interim Healthcare

Mayo Clinic Health System - Home Health

Mayo Clinic Health System - Hospice

Sacred Heart Hospital - The Healing Place

St. Joseph’s Home Hospice

St. Croix’s Hospice

Support Groups:

Alzheimer's Association

American Cancer Society

American Heart Association

Chippewa County Resource Guide

Dunn County Resources

Eau Claire County Resource Guide

Grandparents as Parents of Eau Claire

Lewy Body Dementia Association

Sacred Heart Hospital - The Healing Place

Transportation:

Aging and Disability Resource Center: Statewide Listing
Chippewa CountyDunn CountyEau Claire County

Center for Independent Living

Disabled Parking Information

Great Rivers 2-1-1

Transportation Options: Abby VansEau Claire Transit Tender Care TransportA&J Mobility

Chippewa County Resource Guide

Dunn County Resources

Eau Claire County Resource Guide