Caring for Your Parents

Caring for Your Parents
Premiered Thursday, May 7th, 2015

As the population ages, many adult children are grappling with an unprecedented social, cultural, economic, and personal revolution as they transition into the primary caregiver role for their aging parents. Produced, written, and directed by award-winning filmmaker Michael Kirk, Caring for Your Parents is a moving two-hour special that draws much-needed attention to this universal reality. Explore video, downloadable resources and information links.

Additional Resources

Further Reading (PDF)

What to learn more? Check out these books about aging at your local library.

Resources by County (PDF)

Find caregiving resources in your area; this list of agencies, is sorted by county.

Statewide Resrouces (PDF)

This is a list of agencies offering information and support statewide.

The Caregiver's Handbook (PDF)

From how to handle legal issues, to tips on how to handle the finances of an aging loved one, get your questions answered here.


Caring for Your Parents Website

Information about the filmmaker, podcast interviews with caregiving experts, and links to the program's national partners. Starting April 3, watch the complete program online.