Information, resources, support and community for adult-children as they care for their aging parents and for themselves
Educational programs, based on our nationally-validated curriculum and offered through local chapters’ monthly programs, audio podcasts, and annual conferences, form the core of ACAP.
Start a chapter
ACAP chapters help families care for their elder loved ones and provide much-needed support for caregivers. If there isn’t an ACAP chapter near you, please let us know! With ACAP’s support, developing a chapter for your community is easy!
We Understand Your Challenges Because We’ve Been in Your Shoes
ACAP’s founder has faced the joys, trials, and frustrations of trying to provide care for an aging parent. The inspiration for ACAP came when Frances Hall discovered there were other faculty and staff at the university where she worked who also felt a need for support as they cared for their parents. This initial insight has blossomed into a growing community with chapters across several states.
ACAP Creates Results
With an estimated 10 million Americans providing personal care or financial assistance to aging family members, it’s important to have access to resources and a support group to help deal with the unique challenges. That’s where ACAP comes in. A recent survey of ACAP attendees found that:
Learned new information about caregiving
Were offered support from other caregivers