Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Navigating Advanced Illness for Informal Caregivers of Ill Veterans|
Nathan A. Boucher
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||Health Services R&D
|| August 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Project Summary/Abstract Of the 65 million Americans who serve as informal caregivers of persons with chronic disability or illness, about 5.5 million are caring for Veterans. These caregivers play a significant role in helping to maintain the health and well-being of Veterans and often experience significant burden related to their caregiving role, including poor physical health, financial difficulties, and low confidence in the care they provide. Current VA programs aim to improve caregivers'...
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