Church and Community Suggestions to help Caregivers

Ways the Church and Community Can Help Caregivers and the Elderly

  • Prayers
  • Visitation
  • Provide a meal
  • Provide a ride
  • Support Group
  • Offer to sit with person for a few hours to give caregiver a break
  • Offer to pick up groceries and other items from the store
  • Offer to clean house
  • Offer to help with house repairs and necessary updates {railings, etc}
  • Yard Work
  • Implement a program for the youth to do a weekly project for an elderly neighbor/church member {cleaning, yard work, errands, rides, meals are a few great ideas}

young and elderly