Family Caregiver Support Program (FCSP)

 

SERVICES

The FCSP offers a range of services to support family caregivers:

  • Information to caregivers about available services.
  • Assistance to caregivers in gaining access to the services.
  • Individual counseling, support groups and training to assist caregivers in the areas of health, nutrition, and financial literacy.
  • Respite care to enable caregivers to be temporarily relieved from their caregiving responsibilities.
  • Supplemental services such as nutritional supplements, incontinence supplies and medical equipment, on a limited basis.

 

ELIGIBILITY

Eligible family caregivers are:

  • A caregiver of any age providing care for an older adult age 60 or older or providing care for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or related brain disorder.
  • A caregiver (who is not the birth or adoptive parent), age 55 or older, raising a related child age 18 and under or an adult with a disability.

 

To get more information about this service please call us at 704-216-7704.

https://www.ncdhhs.gov/assistance/adult-services/family-caregiver-support