The National Alliance on Mental Illness offers a number of free support and education programs to assist individuals and families with understanding and coping with mental illness.
NAMI North Carolina…an active, caring, friendly group dedicated to support, education, and advocacy on behalf of persons with mental illnesses. Our members are individuals, family and friends, mental health professionals, policy makers, and others who are concerned and want to help.
Click on the home page link www.naminc.org or http://naminc.org/support-and-education/ for information specific to NAMI NC programs and support.
Have you heard about Caring.com?
Learn more about what Caring.com is doing to support seniors and those taking care of them.
Caring for a senior can be a positive and fulfilling experience. However, it also comes with a lot of challenges, including higher levels of psychological stress.
Caring.com caregiver’s guide covers burnout and stress, including how to identify and manage each. They also discuss respite care options and share a list of helpful resources for caregivers.