U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) In the fall of 2018, the Rosalynn Carter Institute (RCI) announced a landmark agreement with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). As a result of this partnership, RCI’s signature military caregiving program, Operation Family Caregiver (OFC), began working with caregivers referred directly from VA medical centers. Currently, OFC coaches operate […]
Arthur N. Rupe Foundation The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving has partnered with the Arthur N. Rupe Foundation to facilitate the training and dissemination of Dealing with Dementia in California.
ALS Association Georgia Chapter The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving and the ALS Association Georgia Chapter have partnered together support those that care for people living with ALS in Georgia. The partnership centers around supporting caregivers for those with ALS using the RCI programs Caring for You, Caring for Me and Operation Family Caregiver, increasing […]
Partnerships There is strength in numbers, especially when you are trying to reach over 40 million family caregivers. RCI partners are key to helping us reach more caregivers, in more places and in more ways. Together, we support the health and resilience of caregivers. If you are not a current RCI partner and you’d like […]
ATLANTA, GA – Today, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) convened “Caregiving in the 21st Century: A National Conversation” at the Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Bringing together advocates, philanthropists, business leaders, and others, RCI is reinvigorating the conversation around caregiving and shining a spotlight on the emerging public health crisis caregivers face every […]
AMERICUS, GA – The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) honored the work of Georgia’s extraordinary caregivers at RCI’s 2019 Caregiver of the Year Awards Ceremony. Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter presented this year’s awards to three caregivers who have gone above and beyond their call of duty: Family Caregiver: Beth Thompson, Atlanta, GA Para-professional […]
Americus, GA – The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) announced today that its signature military caregiving program, Operation Family Caregiver (OFC), will serve military families in the Gulf Coast of Texas, an area still recovering from the impact of Hurricane Harvey, which struck with astounding force in August 2017. OFC provides support to the families of returning service […]
As you prepare to interview and evaluate the next set of presidential candidates, I ask you to help me shine a spotlight on the more than 40 million Americans and over 300,000 Iowans who are family caregivers. You may not be one, but you most certainly know one.
Americus, GA – The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) is pleased to announce a multi-year agreement with the state of Delaware to bring the Resources Enhancing Alzheimer’s Caregiver Health (REACH) program to caregivers in the state. Through the Delaware Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Disabilities (DSAAPD), the RCI-REACH program will offer […]
Rosalynn Carter Institute and The ALS Association of Georgia Announce Partnership Americus, GA – The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) and The ALS Association of Georgia announced today that the two groups are creating a unique partnership to support those that care for people living with ALS in Georgia. Together the groups will help caregivers […]