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Welcome to Caregiver Resource Center

Books       Welcome to the Caregiver Resource Center Library and  Information Services    at Hospice of Eastern Idaho

 

For patients, families and friends, Hospice of Eastern Idaho Caregiver Resource Center has been established for the general caregiver and volunteers as well. It is a free community resource that at present contains over 300 books and 180 videos.

Subject matter included in our library:

  • Anticipatory Grief
  • Children’s Grief
  • Choosing a Nursing Home
  • Communication
  • Death and Dying
  • Elder Abuse and Neglect
  • General Diseases and Health Issues
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • Hospice Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Spiritual Care
  • Stress Reduction and Humor

All of these items are available for checkout for a two week period, and longer if needed. Our Resource Center has currently produce disease information booklets that contain information along with a specific caregiver guide. These booklets have been simplified and printed in large font to make them more reader friendly on the following subjects:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Lymphoma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dementia
  • Emphysema
  • Grieving the Loss of a Pet
  • Leukemia
  • Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS)
  • Lupus
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Stroke
  • The General Caregivers Guides

The Caregiver Resource Center can also provide information on local community resources
and Personal Care Services. We welcome donations of materials to our library.

 

Contact us at (208) 529-0342
or
We can be reached by e-mail at hei@hospiceofeasternidaho.com