The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving today announced that K. Conwell Smith is the new Director of Operation Family Caregiver (OFC) and Military Programs.
Dr. Jennifer Olsen, the Executive Director of the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI), sent a letter to Congressional leaders applauding the current caregiver provisions within the HEALS Act and HEROES Act and outlining additional steps necessary to further prioritize support for unpaid family caregivers.
Each year, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving recognizes the incredible men and women who serve as caregivers in the State of Georgia, where RCI is based. Through our Georgia Caregiver of the Year celebration, we honor the hard work, sacrifice, and compassion of caregivers across the state. The 2020 Georgia Caregiver of the Year […]
Georgia Caregiver of the Year Awards Each year, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving recognizes the incredible men and women who serve as caregivers in the State of Georgia, where RCI is based. Through our Georgia Caregiver of the Year celebration, we honor the hard work, sacrifice, and compassion of caregivers across the state. Nominations […]
Kira Ramseur, BA, Program Assistant Kira Ramseur has lived in Americus, GA for fifteen years, graduating from Southland Academy in 2007 and earning a B.A. in Psychology from Fort Valley State University in 2019. She is also a Certified Patient Account Representative and has leadership training from the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development at […]
Mandy Barr, BA, Program Assistant Mandy was born and raised in Plains, GA and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts with a minor in English in 2004 from Georgia Southwestern State University. She began teaching secondary English literature, composition, and drama in 2005, working primarily with at-risk youth in the Early College program […]
The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving today released the following message from its executive director, Dr. Jennifer Olsen:
Care-Net Regional Contact Information Atlanta CARE-NET Counties Serve- Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, and Rockdale. Contact- Connie White / ChairHCBS Specialist Atlanta Regional Commission 40 Courtland Street, NE Atlanta, Georgia 30303 firstname.lastname@example.org Three Rivers CARE-NET Counties Serve- Butts, Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Lamar, Meriwether, Pike, Spalding, Troup, Upson Contact- Emily Rogers Three Rivers […]
RCI is proud to partner with Caregivers on the Homefront, RallyPoint, and the American Red Cross Military and Veteran Caregiver Network (MVCN) to expand outreach to caregivers.
Sesame Workshop The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street, are teaming up to support caregiving military and veteran families with young children. Together, RCI and Sesame Workshop are delivering targeted Sesame Street resources to families with young children through Operation Family Caregiver (OFC), RCI’s signature military caregiving program. OFC provides […]