Recent research shows that of the nearly 65 million family caregivers in the United States, about half are male. Men often face different challenges than female caregivers and may have personal needs that go uncared for. This page will help male caregivers understand how they can care for their loved ones and connect with others for advice and support.




Caregiving Advice for Men
Practical advice for male caregivers in adjusting to a new role.

Male Caregiver Fact Sheet
HomeWatch Caregivers
Gives statistics on how the male caregiver experience may differ from others and points male caregivers to resources that may be useful to them.

The Male Caregiver
Explains the male caregiver role and offers tips that can be applied to lots of different caregiving situations.

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