Latino and Hispanic Resources
Website includes a section about Alzheimer’s Disease and Hispanics and Latinos in both English and Spanish, along with a downloadable report: “Hispanics/Latinos and Alzheimer’s Disease.”
Offers a wide range of free consumer resources on illness, caregiving, end of life and grief in Spanish. Also offers a Latino End of Life Outreach Guide for those working with the Spanish-speaking population and operates a multilingual helpline: at 877-658-8896.
Cultural Competency in Working With Latino Family Caregivers
by Melissa A. Talamantes and Maria P. Aranda
Family Caregiver Alliance, 2004:
An analysis of cultural competency in providing health, mental health, and human services for caregivers helping older adults and their families.
Hispanic Attitudes/Beliefs Relevant to Care and Caring at the End of Life
from the National Resource Center on Diversity in End of Life Care
Hispanic culture and perspectives on medical care and end of life care.
National Alliance for Hispanic Health
Includes health fact sheets, health news, legislative information, publications and information in both Spanish and English—all focusing on Hispanic health issues.
Includes a list of local and national Hispanic and Latino support services and resources on health care and caregiving.