Advocacy Resources

Caregiving Coalitions

APA is a member of several national coalitions related to caregiving issues, including:

Other Resources

FamilyAdvocacy (Child Welfare League of America)

Advocacy Task Force (National Alliance for Caregiving)

Advocacy Tips (American Psychological Association)

APA Advocacy (APA Government Relations Office)

Caregiver Advocacy (National Family Caregiver Alliance)

Caregiving Fact Sheet (APA Public Interest Governance Relations Office)

Campaign for Better Care (The National Partnership for Women & Families)

Federal Legislation (National Alliance for Caregiving)

Health Reform Law Creates New Opportunities to Support Family Caregivers (PDF, 666.8KB) (AARP Public Policy Office)

Legislative Issues (Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities)

A Psychologist’s Guide to Federal Advocacy (American Psychological Association)

Raising Expectations: A State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and Supports for Older Adults, People with Physical Disabilities, and Family Caregivers (AARP's
Public Policy Institute, The Commonwealth Fund, and The SCAN Foundation)

What We Promise: Public Policy (Alliance for Children and Families)