On November 01, 2011 Barack Obama declared the month of November the National Family Caregivers Month and sent a press release acknowledging the care and support provided by unpaid family and friends. http://www.nfcacares.org/press_room/detail.cfm?num=168
The National Family Caregivers Association (NFCA) http://www.nfcacares.org/index.cfm provides a wealth of information and support services to family caregivers. While many family caregivers go unsupported or unrecognized for that matter, the care they give is staggering when actually acknowledged.
|The following stats were taken from the NFCA website:|