You're not alone!

There are many national and international organizations providing resources, training, and counseling for caregivers. The following list provides contact information and homepage URLs for some of these organizations.

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Organizations providing:

General Caregiver resources
Animal Caregiver resources
Family Caregiver resources
Trauma/Stress Caregiver resources

 

General Caregiver resources:

Behavioral HealthCare Journal

https://twitter.com/BHCjournal

 

Caregiver Wellness
Compassion Fatigue and Chronic Sorrow Workshops

Jan Spilman, MEd. RCC
PO Box 44062
Burnaby, BC V5B 4Y2


(604) 297-0609
www.caregiverwellness.ca
caregiverwellness@shaw.ca



Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project

Patricia Smith, Founder

www.compassionfatigue.org
patricia@compassionfatigue.org

 

Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project, Australia
Ma
lcolm Lindridge, Licensed Associate

61 7 3200 5611
dlindrindge@bigpond.com

 

Compassion Unlimited
J. Eric Gentry Ph.D.
3205 South Gate Circle #21
Sarasota, Fl 34239

(941) 720-0143
(941) 827-9459 (fax)
www.compassionunlimited.com

 

Gift From Within
Joyce Boaz, Executive Director
16 Cobb Hill Rd.
Camden, ME 04843

(207) 236-8858
(207) 236-2818 (fax)
www.giftfromwithin.org
joyceb3955@aol.com

 

Healthy Caregiving, LLC
Patricia Smith, Founder

www.healthycaregiving.com
patricia@healthycaregiving.com

 

Kind Ethics
Viki Kind, M.A.

www.kindethics.com

 

Mindful Schools
Christina Guerra, Training Coordinator
1944 Embarcadero East
Oakland, CA 94606

(510) 535-6746
http://mindfulschools.org/training/

 

NurseFit
Kim Richards, R.N.

(303) 904-9803
www.nursefit.com
kimrichards@nursefit.com

 

Professional Quality of Life
B.Hudnall-Stamm, PhD
PO Box 4362
Pocatello, ID 83205-4362

(208) 282-4436
www.proqol.org

 

The Courage Expert
Sandra Ford Walston

www.sandrawalston.com
sandra@sandrawalston.com

 

Workshops for Helping Professions
Fran├žoise Mathieu
837 Princess St.
Suite 300
Kingston, On. K7L 1G8

(613) 547-3247
(613) 547-0655 (fax)
www.compassionfatigue.ca
whp@cogeco.ca

 

 

Animal Caregiver resources:

American Humane
Protecting Children & Animals since 1877
63 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO 80112-5117

(303) 792-9900
www.americanhumane.org

 

Humane Society University (online and onsite training programs)
Makeda Crane, Workshop Coordinator
700 Professional Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20879

(866) 481-6912
www.humanesocietyu.org

 

interFace Veterinary HR Systems, LLC
Katherine Dobbs, RVT CVPM PHR
3825 E. Calumet St.
Suite 400-187
Appleton, WI 54915

(920) 450-1982
www.katherinedobbs.com
contact@katherinedobbs.com

 

Rekindle LLC
Julie Squires
Certified Compassion Fatigue Educator
Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist

(914) 388-7068
www.rekindlesolutions.com
julie@rekindlesolutions.com

 

Steadfast Steeds of Western Colorado
Blaine Scott, M. Div CFS
PO Box 3953
Grand Junction, CO 81502

(970) 241-0939
www.steadfaststeeds.org
coloradomustangs@steadfaststeeds.org

 

Vet Tech
Tina Marconi
Joseph Morris

www.vettech.org
contact@vettech.org

 

 

Family Caregiver resources

About Assisted Living
www.aboutassistedliving.org/what-is-assisted-living

 

American Red Cross
Family Caregiving Program

National Headquarters
2025 E. St NW
Washington, DC 20006

(202) 303-4498
www.redcross.org
or contact your local chapter

 

A Place for Mom
Free senior care information service

(877) 369-9261
www.aplaceformom.com/senior-care-resources/caregiver-toolkit
www.facebook.com/aplaceformom

 

Dare to Care: Caring for our Elders
Cheryl Carmichael

www.facebook.com/DareToCareElders

 

Military Family Network

http://militaryfamilynetwork.org

 

National Family Caregiving Association (NFCA)
10400 Connecticut Avenue Suite 500
Kensington, MD 20985

(301) 942-6430
(301) 942-2302 (fax)
www.thefamilycaregiver.org
www.nfcacares.org
info@nfcacares.org

 

National Alliance for Caregiving
4720 Montgomery Lane
5th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814

(301) 718-8444
info@caregiving.org

 

Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving
Georgia Southwestern State University
800 GSW Drive
Americus, Georgia 31709

(229) 928-1234
(229) 931-2663
www.rosalynncarter.org
www.rci.gsw.edu
rci@rci.gsw.edu

 

 

Trauma/Stress Caregiver resources

Green Cross Academy of Traumatology
Mary Schoenfeldt, President
PO Box 171
Hugo, MN 55038

(651) 312-1799
www.greencross.org
greencrosshq@gmail.com

 

Sidran Institute
Traumatic Stress Education & Advocacy

200 E. Joppa Road, Suite 207
Towson, MD 21286

(410) 825-8888
(410) 337-0747
www.sidran.org
sidran@sidran.org

 

Traumatic Stress Institute/Center for Adult & Adolescent Psychotherapy, LLC
Trauma Research, Education, & Training Institute, Inc.

22 Morgan Farms Drive
South Windsor, CT 06074

(860) 644-2541
www.tsicaap.com
info@tsicaap.com

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