Resources

There is an outstanding amount of information and resources available to caregivers. The trick is finding out about them. When you come to Nancy’s House, we can help you find what you need.

Download the Nancy’s House Annotated Bibliography

Advocacy

RAISE Family Caregivers Act Information PDF
H.R.3099 – RAISE Family Caregivers Act on Congress.gov
AARP on (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act

Find Your House Representative

Websites

www.familyaffaires.com
www.CaregiverHelp.com
www.helpsourceonline.com
www.liftcaregiving.com

Podcasts

NPR: Stories About Caregiving
Your Caregiving Journey Talk Show
Caregiver SOS
Caregiving Strategies Podcast with Ellen Reaves

Books

The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss by Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins, 2012

AVOIDING Attendants from HELL: A Practical Guide to Finding, Hiring & Keeping Personal Care Attendants by June Price, 2001

Doing the Right Thing: Taking Care of Your Elderly Parents, Even If They Didn’t Take Care of You
by Roberta Satow. Ph.d   2006

Healing and the Mind by Bill Moyers, 1995

The Healing Power of Sleep by Mary O’Brien, 2009

Helping Yourself Help Others: A Book for Caregivers by Rosalynn Carter and Susan Golant, 1995

Home Health Aides: How to Manage the People Who Help You by Alfred H. Degraff, 1988

The Magic of Humor in Caregiving by James R. Sherman, 1995

Mainstay: For the Well Spouse of the Chronically Ill by Maggie Strong, 1997

Molecules Of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine by Candace B. Pert, 1999

Passages in Caregiving: Turning Chaos into Confidence by Gail Sheehy, 2010

The Personal Care Attendant Guide: The Art of Finding, Keeping, or Being One by Katie Rodriguez Banister, 2006

Speedbumps: Flooring It Through Hollywood by Teri Garr, 2006

The Spiritual Activist: Practices to Transform Your Life, Your Work, and Your World by Claudia Horwitz, 2002

The Thing You Think You Cannot Do: Thirty Truths about Fear and Courage by Gordon Livingston, 2012