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button: caregiver resource materials
button: organizations for caregivers
button: disability related organizations
button: sites for specific health concerns
button: consumer health information
button: caregiver information by state or region
button: finances
button: living arrangements
button: accessibility and universal design


Caregiving is always challenging. However, for rural caregivers, the challenges are compounded by factors such as geographical isolation, gaps in rural service delivery systems, and the unique needs of agricultural workers with disabilities. is designed to help bridge the information gap and assist in creating a web support community for rural caregivers.

Who is a caregiver?
"There are four kinds of people in this world: those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers."

Former first lady - Rosalynn Carter







Sponsored by: Purdue University's Breaking New Ground Resource Center and the Indiana State Office of Rural Health.



Breaking New Ground and Purdue University are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any websites to which we link. Organizations, products and web pages which are not specifically described as being endorsed or affiliated with Purdue University are for informational purposes only and their inclusion does not constitute an endorsement.  Updated 7-19-2007