Helping families and the community master the challenges of caregiving.

The Caregiver Resource Center is a trusted partner for Orange County families who are coping with the physical, emotional, and financial responsibilities of caregiving. By providing families with individualized supportive services, CRC stands apart as the only Orange County agency focusing specifically on the needs of caregivers who are coping with a loved one’s chronic illness. Services include family consultation, assessment, care planning, counseling, referrals for resources, psycho-educational seminars, respite planning and community education.

To read the January 2015  Edition of The Synergist,  click here

To read the Nov. Caregiver Month 2014 Edition of The Synergist,  click here 

To read the October 2014 Edition, The Synergist, click here

Thank you–we did it!!!!  You made a difference, California Caregivers and Caregiver Supporters!

Thank you friends and supporters of Caregiver Resource Centers–Orange County and California Caregiver Resource Centers!

On 6-23-2015 Governor Brown signed the California Budget (2015-16) and the California Caregiver Resource Centers will receive an increase of $2 million.

Click here  to see a letter from our Director, Claudia Ellano-Ota.

Research Volunteers Needed for USC Study

University of Southern California researchers are looking for persons with dementia and their caregivers to be part of a research study.  If you are interested in volunteering for this study, please click here for more information.

Caregiver Resource Center provides assistance to caregivers and their families. Caregiving includes caring for me.

Ser cuidador incluye cuidarme a mi mismo. Para mayor información oprima aquí.

Chăm sóc kể cả chăm sóc cho chính mình. Bấm vào đây để coi thông tin.

View our brochure in English.

Advance Care Planning documents and FACT SHEETS in Spanish, Vietnamese and English are


available on our FACT SHEETS PAGE.


It is with great pride and pleasure that we announce to you that Tam Ho, BASW, Family Consultant, has been named the  Outstanding BASW Alumni for the CSULB Social Work Month Event on March 25, 2015.  It is Tam’s contribution to family caregiving services and the Vietnamese caregivers in OC and our Rosalinda and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Award for Diversity that raised awareness of her work as a CSULB BASW graduate!


To read an aticle on Long Distance Caregiving  (click here)


Welcome to the Caregiver Resource Center’s website! Please use the Google translation button in the upper right-hand corner of our Home page for your convenience in reading through our website’s information.

Bienvenidos a la página de del Centro de Recursos Para Cuidadores. Para traducir en Español, por favor use el botón arriba a la derecha que dice “translation” y lea nuestra información.

Chào mừng bạn vào mạng của Trung tâm Tài Nguyên Cho Người chăm sóc! Vui lòng sử dụng nút phiên dịch của Google ở góc trên bên phải của trang nhà của chúng tôi để tiện việc đọc tin tức thông qua trang của chúng tôi.

Additional readings: For Fact Sheets on this site please click on the FACT SHEET tab at the top of this webpage and for Fact Sheets from the Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA), please visit or call (800) 445-8106.

Upcoming EventsView All

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Thursday, August 6, 2015

This class is offered on six consecutive Thursdays, August 6 through September 10, 2015 1:00-3:30P.M. The experience of being a family caregiver changes over time and you continue to face new challenges everyday. This 6 week class will help you improve your self-confidence and problem solving skills. The knowledge and skills you gain will help you better care for yourself and improve your quality of life. Lessons and discussion allow you to take the “tools” provided and put them into action. This class is focused on you, not the disease process. To view a flyer, click here. Learn to: • Take care of yourself • Help reduce stress • Make tough decisions • Reduce guilt, anger and depression • Set goals and learn to problem solve • Communicate effectively with your doctors, family members and paid attendants To join this class, please call and register at 714-446-5030.


Comestibles Support Group

Monday, January 19, 2015

WOW!!! Caregiving can be challenging. You are not alone, come and join us. This group is for people who are caring for someone with aphasia. Our goal is to increase your confidence as a caregiver, improve the skills that you have developed, and to offer a safe place where you can receive support and encouragement. We welcome you to join us. To see a flyer for this support group, click here.

Contact Us
Caregiver Resource Center
130 W. Bastanchury Rd.
Fullerton, CA 92835
(800) 543-8312
(714) 446-5030
(714) 446-5996 FAX

Free Workshops:

It’s Your Estate
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It’s Your Money
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All events are listed on our Events Calendar.

Toll Free: (800) 543-8312
Phone: (714) 446-5030
Fax: (714) 446-5996
Caregiver Resource Center
130 W. Bastanchury Rd.
Fullerton, CA 92835
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