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Caregivers, Family and Friends

Family Voices
3701 San Mateo Blvd. NE, Suite 103
Albuquerque, NM 87770
(505) 872-4774
(888) 835-5669
E-mail:  kidshealth@familyvoices.org
Website: www.familyvoices.org

Family Voices is a national grassroots organization composed of families and professional friends who care for and about children with special health care needs.  Family Voices provides referrals to individuals in each state who are able to provide information on services available for children in their state.

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Kids Konnected
26071 Merit Circle, Suite 103
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 582-5443
(800) 899-2866
E-mail:  info@kidskonnected.org
Website: www.kidskonnected.org

Kids Konnected is a national non-profit organization that provides friendship, understanding, education and support to kids who have a parent with cancer.  Kids Konnected also provides free resource packages with books and teddy bears for kids and families.

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Caregiver Action Network
1130 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC, 20036
(202) 454-3970
E-mail:  info@caregiveraction.org
Website: www.caregiveraction.org

CAN (formerly the National Family Caregivers Association) is a non-profit organization providing education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers across the country free of charge.

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SuperSibs!
5005 Newport Dr., Suite 502
Wynnewood, PA 19096
866-555-1213
610-649-3034
Email: SuperSibs@AlexsLemonade.org

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation: SuperSibs!
is dedicated to comforting, encouraging, and empowering siblings during their family’s battle against childhood cancer, so these children and teens can face the future with courage and hope. They serve this community through numerous programs, such as their comfort and care services, sib spot and the sibling ambassador program. www.supersibs.org or call 866-444-SIBS (7427
). 

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Well Spouse Association
63 W. Main Street, Suite H
Freehold, NJ 07728
(732) 577-8899
(800) 838-0879
(732) 577-8644 fax
E-mail: info@wellspouse.org
Website: www.wellspouse.org

The Well Spouse Association is a non-profit organization formed to give emotional support, raise consciousness about and advocate for spouse/partners of the chronically ill or disabled.  Annual membership includes a subscription to the Mainstay newsletter, participation in regional support groups (where available), and reduced fees for select workshops.

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Caregiver On-line Resources

Caregivers Listserver
To subscribe, e-mail listserv@listserv.acor.org.  Leave the subject line blank.  The message should say "Subscribe Caregivers your name."  To post messages to the group, e-mail caregivers@listserv.acor.org.  You have the option to subscribe anonymously by typing "Subscribe Caregivers anonymous."  Please note that your e-mail address will appear on posted messages even if you subscribe anonymously.

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Strength for Caring
http://www.strengthforcaring.com/

This website is a comprehensive educational resource for caregivers. It includes tools and numerous expert authored articles on financial, practical, communication and emotional issues facing caregivers.

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