Do you live far away from a family member or friend who needs care? You might not be able to be there every day, but you can still participate in caregiving in many important ways. You can:

  • Organize medical, financial, and legal paperwork.
  • Find information about financial assistance.
  • Research trustworthy online health information.

The National Institute on Aging offers tips on how to provide care from far away, and how to make the most of your visits.