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Take care of yourself.


After a person has  experienced a  stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), the lives of their caregivers may change.  Caring for your own needs is an essential component to caring for others.The resources in this section are focused on caregivers of those with stroke or chronic illness.Support groups for caregivers are included on the Support Groups page.



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There are travel grants for caregivers via, and caregiving resources via

Caregiver Action Network |

The Caregiver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age.

2000 M St. NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 772-5050

 Caregiver Consortium, Inc.

The Caregiver Consortium is a website resource for anyone caring for a dependent older adult. Consumer-friendly information will help direct you to the most appropriate resources and types of care for caregivers and those for whom you provide care.

P.O. Box 12381
Tucson, AZ 85732

Pima Council on Aging

Pima Council on Aging (PCOA) is the designated Area Agency on Aging serving older adults and their families living in Pima County, Arizona. PCOA advocates, plans, coordinates, develops and delivers home-and-community-based aging services for older adults and provides supportive assistance, accurate information, and local resource connections for family caregivers.

8467 East Broadway Blvd.
Tucson AZ, 85710
PCOA Helpline: (520) 790-7262


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