Future care planning: A roadmap for family caregivers

Future Care Planning: A Roadmap for Family Caregivers is a workbook for individuals with disabilities and their caregivers to help plan for the time when the individuals who may have been the primary caregiver or guardian are longer able to fulfill that role. The roadmap outlines living options, financial planning, involvement of siblings and other family members, and other person-centered planning important to ensuring individuals with disabilities … [Read more...]

Footprints for the future: A personal planning manual

The Arc of East Middlesex created this manual as a detailed planning tool for parents, where they can document specific and personal information about their son or daughter with special needs---for future caregivers. The manual is extremely well-organized and leads parents through a spectrum of critical topics ranging from their child's disability information, to major illnesses and surgeries, to medical matters, and much, much more.  The author's … [Read more...]

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