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Teaching Family Caregivers to Assist Safely with Mobility

Powell-Cope GM, Thomason SS, Bulat T, Young H. Teaching Family Caregivers to Assist Safely with Mobility. Washington, DC: American Association for Retired Persons; 2017 Jan 1. Available from:


The Home Alone Alliance is pleased to release its first series of family caregiver instructional videos. Developed by Alliance members -- the AARP Public Policy Institute and the U.S. Veterans Administration, this initial series - available in English and Spanish, seeks to provide family caregivers of those with mobility challenges simple, concrete instruction on a variety of topics. This video trains caregivers to improve skill and confidence in assisting with transfers and functional mobility.

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