These websites list valuable support services for family members. The sites include tools for finding caregivers, coping, staying organized, modifying your home for wheelchair accessibility, and finding respite. Statewide spinal cord injury associations are listed, along with websites that can help you find medical providers.
Identifying itself as “the online community of family caregivers,” this website offers free resources designed to help you as a caregiver both in meeting challenges and in caring for yourself. Resources include a support network to connect you to caregivers in similar situations, as well as articles with medical, legal, financial and personal care tips and suggestions. Click on Caregiving Tips and select Getting Organized for tools on setting up a basic caregiving plan, checklists, information sheets, and even a suggested daily schedule.