Family caregivers have expanded benefits and support from VA's Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers (PCAFC), with training, enhanced respite care, counseling, technical support, beneficiary travel, a financial stipend, and access to health care.
Tag 10. Take 10. Pledge10. Reach out to 10 battle buddies and take 10 minutes to prioritize your mental health on World Mental Health Day, October 10, and everyday. Learn about Team RWB's #RWBPledge10 initiative hosted in partnership with Starbucks, TrueCar, and the Pledge10 Collective.
Post-9/11 Veterans, up to age 35, have a unique opportunity to apply for a 10-month intensive training program in fuels reduction, fuels management, and wildland firefighting. The program is now open and runs January 10 – October 8, 2021.
AARP is not only a champion of civilian caregivers but an advocate for military caregivers as well, providing free resources to all Veterans, military personnel and their families regardless if they are AARP members. Whether you need caregiving help or you want to give help, here's what you can do right now.