Accession Number:

ADA609400

Title:

VA Health Care: Actions Needed to Address Higher-Than-Expected Demand for the Family Caregiver Program

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2014-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

VHA s Family Caregiver Program is designed to provide support and services to family caregivers of post-911 veterans who have a serious injury incurred or aggravated in the line of duty. The program provides approved primary family caregivers with a monthly financial stipend as well as training and other support services, such as counseling and respite care.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE