Caregiver-Centered Care

Caregiver-centered care is person-centered care for family caregivers. This approach respects and meaningfully involves the care receiver’s family caregiver in the planning and delivery of supportive services. It also recognizes and addresses caregiver needs and preferences and integrates family caregivers as partners in care.

Competency Framework

The Caregiver-Centered Care Competency Framework consists of 6 Domains that are the foundational competencies for engaging with family caregivers in all settings. Competencies are the first step in supporting family caregivers in their vital roles.



Level 1


Take the Foundational course to learn about Caregiver-Centered Care.
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Level 2


Designed for healthcare providers who have a responsibility for supporting family caregivers.
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Level 3


Designed for Champions who will lead Caregiver-Centered Care initiatives in their organization.
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pandemic education


This course outlines how to best support family caregivers during times of changing care restrictions.
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