The Family Caregiver Resource Center (FCRC), a non-profit organization,
is a trusted partner for Orange County families coping with the physical,
emotional, and ﬁnancial responsibilities of caregiving. Since 1988, the
FCRC has assisted thousands of families who care for a frail adult over
age sixty or, care for an adult who has brain impairing conditions including:
Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis
(MS), Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS), traumatic brain injury, and Huntington’s
disease. Services include: Family Consultation, Assessment and Care Planning,
Counseling, Support Groups, Respite, and Education.
The FCRC, sponsored by St. Jude Medical Center, is part of a statewide
system of Caregiver Resource Centers contracted through the California
Department of Health Care Services. Additional funding comes from the
California Department of Aging, Federal Older Americans Act, Title IIIe
(FCSP). These funds are allocated by the Orange County Board of Supervisors,
through the County of Orange Ofﬁce on Aging.
Services are provided free of charge. Voluntary donations are gratefully accepted.