Catholic Caregivers is a free resource from

Dioceses, parishes, Knights of Columbus councils, Councils of Catholic Women, schools and other Catholic organizations are encouraged to make and distribute copies. (They make great bulletin inserts and newsletter pages!)

Individuals and families are welcome to do the same.

The Basics of Catholic Caregiving brochure

The Friends of St. John the Caregiver brochure

Word God Knows Caregiving Is Hard PDF
Word Hiring a Case Manager PDF
Word When Your Care-receiver Doesn't Want Help PDF
Word Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
(Note: This flier is two pages.)
Word The Danger of Isolation PDF
Word Words That Sting, Words That Comfort PDF
Word Talking to Your Children about Death PDF
Word Dealing with Your Parent's Racial and Ethnic Prejudices PDF
Word Your Care-receiver's Spiritual Health PDF
Word Help for Men Who Are Family Caregivers PDF
Word Promoting Leisure-Time Activities PDF
Word The Sacrament of Reconciliation PDF
Word Preparing for Your Loved One's Death PDF
Word Saying Good-bye to the Family Home PDF
Word The Beatitudes for Caregivers PDF


Word Your Parent's Generation PDF
Word Challenges of Communications PDF
Word When the Professionals and Your Care-receiver Disagree; and Always a Parent: Worries About Adult Children PDF
Word At the Hospital PDF
Word Depression and Suicide PDF
Word Tips for the Caregiver and Care-receiver PDF
Word Encouraging Good Nutrition PDF
Word Helping Your Loved One Find
Forgiveness and Peace
Word Taking Care of a Crabby or Formerly Abusive Parent (Note: This flier is two pages.) PDF
Word Problems with Mobility: Wheelchairs, Walkers and Canes (Note: This flier is two pages.) PDF
Word The Need to Have Fun PDF
Word Refereeing Fights between Mom and Dad PDF


Word In Case of an Emergency or Disaster PDF
Word Turning to Prayer PDF
Word The Stations of the Cross for Caregivers PDF
Word Caring for Your Children as You Care for Your Aging Parents PDF
Word What Anointing of the Sick Is . . . and Isn't PDF
Word Checklist: Evaluating an Assisted Living Facility
(Note: This flier is two pages.)
Word How to Nourish Your Spiritual Life PDF
Word Preventing Slips and Falls PDF
Word A Legal and Financial Paperwork Checklist PDF
Word A Depression Checklist and Elder Abuse Prevention Information PDF
Word Understanding Aging PDF
Word Caring for an In-law or Stepparent PDF


Word When Your Loved One Has Poor Vision PDF
Word An Assessment Checklist
for Family Caregivers (Note: This flier is two pages.)
Word The Stations of the Cross for Caregivers PDF
Word A Driving-Skills Checklist for Family Caregivers PDF
Word Caregiving Stress: Warning Signs PDF
Word Caregiver Grief: Sorting Out, Moving On, Remembering PDF
Word Alcoholism and Aging PDF
Word Caregiving is a Family Affair PDF
Word Celebrating Birthdays and Anniversaries PDF
Word The Role of Spirituality in a Caregiver's Life PDF
Word Your Parent's -- Your Care-receiver's Grief PDF
Word Returning to the Church PDF


Word Dealing with Caregiver -- and Care-receiver -- Anger PDF
Word Guidelines for Caregiving PDF
Word 'I Don't Want to Be a Burden' PDF
Word Independence, Control and Self-determination PDF
Word If You Are a 'Long-distance' Caregiver PDF
Word Choosing the Best Solution PDF
Word Should Mom or Dad Move In? PDF
Word When Mom or Dad Moves In PDF
Word Helping Your Loved One Deal with Losses PDF
Word Keeping Secrets, Telling Lies PDF
Word Not My Loved One   PDF
Word Preparing Your Children to Visit Your Parent PDF


Word  The Stages of Caregiving PDF
Word  Helping Your Parent Give Up the Car Keys  PDF
Word Dealing with 'Caregiver's Guilt' PDF
Word  Exhaustion: Care for the Caregiver PDF
Word The 'Sandwich Generation'  PDF
Word As the Parent-Child Roles Reverse  PDF
Word When You're Married to the Caregiver PDF
Word The Need to Talk PDF
Word Choosing a Nursing Home PDF
Word Finding Respite Care PDF

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