Aging & Adult Services
Aging & Adult Services2001 South State Street S1-600Salt Lake City, UT 84190-4575385 468-3200
Caregivers are faced with a host of new responsibilities many of which are unfamiliar and intimidating and can ultimately create caregiver burnout. As a result, the Caregiver Support Program is a short term program that provides assistance and support to these caregivers.
To participate with the respite portion of the Caregiver Support Program:
Anyone is eligible for information and assistance, support groups and consultation.
There is no financial eligibility or fees required to participate with the Caregiver Support Program.
In addition to the links and options offered here, we encourage you to call The Caregiver Support program at (385) 468-3280 for one-on-one assistance in care planning and management. We also offer support groups and classes (either in the community or at worksites).
Caregiver Support Guide
Caregiver Support Newsletter
This program is funded through federal, state, and county taxes. There is no charge to family caregivers. Limited respite and supplemental services are also available.
A Caregiver needs a variety of resources, skills and ideas. Here are a few helpful resources:
Salt Lake County’s Caregiver Academy provides resource sharing, education, skill building, respite and peer discussions for individuals caring for aging family and other frail and vulnerable individuals.
Caregiver Events Calendar