Improving Caregiver Support Through Policy Change


Improving Caregiver Support Through Policy Change

As we continue to work through the pandemic and navigate a presidential election year here in the U.S., discussing and bringing awareness to the policies and programs that affect and support caregivers has never been more important. On August 30th, our Twitter community came together for another lively and informative virtual discussion about the intersection of caregiving, policy, and long-term care. Here are some valuable excerpts and resources from our conversation.


The financial impact of being a family caregiver

State-offered programs that reimburse family caregivers

Addressing social isolation through the pandemic

Points of discussion

The universality of the caregiving experience

Innovative models for long-term care and aging in place

Bipartisan legislative support for family caregivers

(We recommend reading through Grace's entire thread.)

Creating more equitable care outcomes

See more of the conversation by searching the #carechat hashtag on Twitter.

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