Caregiver Links

The following links provide additional help for caregivers. CareSource PASSE does not endorse resources provided by any of these organizations. They are provided for information purposes only.

  • AARP – Non-profit organization that empowers people over 50 (and their caregivers) to choose how they live as they age through programs, advocacy, and education.
  • Aging Care – Aging Care has a large collection of articles and education topics for those caring for aging adults. They also have an active online community of support for caregivers.
  • Arkansas Association of Area Agencies on Aging (5A) – A collection of area agencies and organizations that provide information and resources to aging adults and their caregivers who are looking for the elder care services that they need.
  • Arkansas Disability Coalition – A statewide organization that assists families and individuals with all types of disabilities, providing health-related support, information, resources and training.
  • Arkansas Hands & Voices – Arkansas Hands & Voices supports all families with children who are deaf/hard of hearing, regardless of communication choice.
  • Arkansas State Independent Living Council – The Arkansas State Independent Living Council is a non-profit organization promoting independent living for people with disabilities.
  • Caregiver Action Network – National organization that provides education, resources, and support to those who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or old age.
  • Disability Rights Arkansas – Organization that protects and advocates for the civil and legal rights of people with disabilities in Arkansas.
  • Family Acceptance Project – The Family Acceptance Project is a research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to prevent health and mental health risks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and youth, including suicide, homelessness and HIV.
  • Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) – While based in California, FCA has information and resources that provide support and education to caregivers and champions caregivers through research, advocacy, and services nationwide.
  • Family Voices – Organization that has information on health care policies specifically related to children with special needs.
  • Generations United – Resources include information on existing state laws and policies affecting grandparents raising grandchildren.
  • NAMI Arkansas – Non-profit organization whose mission is to help people living with mental illness, their families, and the community.
  • National Federation of Families – Advocate at the national level for the rights of families who have children with emotional, behavioral, mental health and substance use challenges – across the lifespan.
  • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) – NIMH offers expert-reviewed information on mental disorders, a range of related topics, and the latest mental health research. 
  • Sources of Arkansas – Sources provides services, support, and advocacy for individuals with disabilities, their families and the Northwest Arkansas community.
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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