NEUROMODULATION
hamburger

RESOURCES FOR YOU AND YOUR LOVED ONE

From understanding your loved one’s condition, to exploring treatment options, to simply dealing with a demanding schedule, there are times when it helps to have outside support. Fortunately, there are many different kinds of resources available, from help from friends and family to professionals who specialize in caregiving. Keep reading to learn more about where to find the support you need – so you and your loved one can enjoy more of what matters most to both of you.

Mother and daughter walking

FRIENDS, FAMILY,
AND COMMUNITY

Your friends, family, and community can provide a
wealth of support that’s readily available near you
and your loved one. Learn more about how these
familiar groups can help.

EVERY YEAR, NEARLY 66 MILLION AMERICANS – 29% OF THE
COUNTRY – SERVED AS A FAMILY CAREGIVER FOR A LOVED
ONE WITH A DISABLING CONDITION.1

Dad and son laughing

SUPPORT AND ADVOCACY GROUPS

Specialized support groups and advocacy groups for chronic pain and movement disorders can be a rich source of information. Discover and get in touch with some recommended organizations.

PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT

Whether you need someone for an afternoon or 24-hour full-time care, there are options for you and your loved one when you need specialized caregiving help. Here’s where to start when you need professional support.

Nurse assiting elderly paitent

 

References:

1. American Psychological Association. “Who are family caregivers?” Retrieved September 2018, http://www.apa.org/pi/about/publications/caregivers/faq/statistics.aspx

SJM-NWEB-0718-0082

You are about to exit the Abbott family of websites for a 3rd party website

Links which take you out of Abbott worldwide websites are not under the control of Abbott, and Abbott is not responsible for the contents of any such site or any further links from such site. Abbott is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the linked site by Abbott.


The website that you have requested also may not be optimized for your screen size.

Do you wish to continue and exit this website?

true
accessibility

© 2019 Abbott. All Rights Reserved. Please read the Legal Notice for further details.

Unless otherwise specified, all product and service names appearing in this Internet site are trademarks owned by or licensed to Abbott, its subsidiaries or affiliates. No use of any Abbott trademark, trade name, or trade dress in this site may be made without the prior written authorization of Abbott, except to identify the product or services of the company. 

accessibility

You are about to exit the Abbott family of websites for a 3rd party website

Links which take you out of Abbott worldwide websites are not under the control of Abbott, and Abbott is not responsible for the contents of any such site or any further links from such site. Abbott is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the linked site by Abbott.


The website that you have requested also may not be optimized for your screen size.

Do you wish to continue and exit this website?