About the Family Caregiving Institute
The Family Caregiving Institute at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis strives to support the millions of individuals who provide care to aging family members or friends. Through provider and caregiver education, along with research for best practices and methods to assist this invisible workforce, experts elevate the role of these caregivers within the larger health care system. Bold change, such as this demands, lies at the heart of the School of Nursing’s mission to advance health placing individuals, families and communities at the center.
November is National Family Caregivers Month
This month, the Family Caregiving Institute recognizes the millions who provide care for family members in their homes. Learn more about what researchers here are doing to improve the lives of caregivers and those for whom they care. Efforts include a new series of videos for caregiver and gathering at the Gerontological Society of America annual conference to share research.