Family caregiver and aging family member in the Three Rivers Area in Georgia


Caregiver Support

Being a family caregiver is challenging and Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging recognizes that caregivers need a break now and then.

Respite Care

Respite care is the provision of a short period of rest for family members or the primary caregiver of an older person. This service is provided throughout the 10-county region.
Respite care includes services for older individuals, caregivers and person’s with Alzheimer’s and other dementia related disorders. Respite care includes assistance with:
  • Personal care

  • Meal assistance

  • Light housekeeping chores

  • Companionship

  • Activities

Assistance is available immediately if you are able to pay for services.
To learn more about respite care services and eligibility, please call us at 866-854-5652.

Dealing with Dementia

Dealing with Dementia Behaviors was developed by the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving and it provides strategies for caregivers on best practices for self-care as well as caring for the person diagnosed. Trainings are provided in person over a four hour period or can be provided one on one by our Case Manager.

Benjamin Rose Institute (BRI) Care Consultation

Three Rivers AAA contracts with Middle GA AAA to provide BRI Care Consultation for family caregivers and individuals with chronic medical conditions. BRI Care Consultation is an evidenced based coaching program designed to increase the awareness and use of community resources, provide health and wellness information, and strengthen the family care network. The program has demonstrated several positive outcomes including a reduction in caregiver and individual stress, reduce unmet need, and fewer emergency room visits and hospital readmissions.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Information coming soon!  You can call 1-866-854-5652 for information today.