Books


There are hundreds of books available on caregiving.  

Here are a few tips to find the books that will best fit your family’s needs:

          • Visit your local library –  You can perform a search in the library’s database yourself, or you can  ask the librarian to help you.
          • Support Groups – If you participate in a support group, ask other members for referrals
          • AARP – AARP maintains a list of books to help family caregivers navigate a variety of caregiving concerns.  Visit http://www.aarp.org/entertainment/books/bookstore/home-family-caregiving/AARP–
          • Idaho has developed a comprehensive guide for caregivers in Idaho; A Resource Guide for Idaho Family Caregivers.
          • Diagnosis Specific Websites –  Many websites, such as the Alzheimer’s Association, offer a list of helpful resources.
          • Talk to your friends, neighbors, church, and civic groups