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Prepare to Care Resource Guides are designed to help develop and implement a caregiving plan for a loved one or friend. The guides include:
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Select option 1 and request the "Prepare to Care: A Planning Guide for Families," item #D20152
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For family caregivers
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For Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
For veterans, service members and families
For caregivers in the LGBT community
A four-page pamphlet that outlines the five steps every caregiver should take
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Easy to use guides to find support for different caregiving situations and medical conditions
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