Nov 18, 2016New PSAs Released by Ad Council and AARP Direct African-American Family Caregivers to Resources and SupportCaregiver Assistance Campaign Draws Support for the 1 in 5 African Americans who is a Family Caregiver
- Nov 14, 2016Financial strain of family caregiving hits low-income and Hispanic/Latino caregivers hardest
Washington, DC — Family caregivers spend an average of nearly 20 percent of their income providing care for a family member or other loved one, according to a new AARP Research Report, “Family...
- Jul 12, 2016New book offers practical strategies to lessen caregiving’s strains.
WASHINGTON, DC — Family caregiving has its challenges: emotional overload, time constraints, anxiety, burnout, missed work, adult sibling conflicts, and marital issues. But providing care for a...
Jun 8, 2016AARP Volunteers from Every State Head to Capitol Hill to Push Robust Agenda on Family Caregiving, Social Security
Today, volunteers and staff from every state, Washington, DC, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands have come to Washington to advocate on behalf of AARP members and all older Americans on the...
May 16, 2016
Washington, DC – AARP has announced ‘Caregiving Leave’ and ‘Phased Retirement’ as two new benefits now available to all eligible full- and part-time staff. Both benefits reflect AARP’s...
Apr 27, 2016AARP Report Finds High Caregiver Interest in Using Technology But Low Usage Due to Lack of Viable Options and Time ChallengesTop Needs Include Prescription Management, Home Safety and Health Assessment; Key Opportunity for Innovative Companies to Offer Better Solutions
WASHINGTON, D.C. and SAN FRANCISCO — At its Health Innovation@50+ event today, AARP issued a Caregivers and Technology: What they Want and Need study aimed at identifying technology interest and...
Apr 4, 2016AARP and ReACT report shows financial and productivity benefits when companies help their employees who are family caregivers
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Companies that offer flextime and telecommuting policies to help their employees better manage family caregiving responsibilities see productivity increase and a financial...
Mar 4, 2016Introduced yesterday in Congress, the bill offers a federal tax credit for family caregivers
Washington, DC – AARP commends U.S. Representative Tom Reed (R-NY) and U.S. Representative Linda Sanchez (D-CA) on the bipartisan introduction of H.R. 4708, the Credit for Caring Act, that...