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CAREgivers by Active Generations

2300 West 46th Street

Sioux Falls, SD, 57105

(605) 275-7681

Helping caregivers provide the best care.

CAREgivers is a state-wide program created to assist family caregivers through resources, education and support. Our evidence-based programs are designed to offer support for caregivers and their loved ones with real-world assistance, both in their community and online. Our services are provided either at no-cost or low-cost and are offered in a variety of settings and locations. We are dedicated to helping you help your loved one. You may click on our individual program links or call 1-800-360-6161 to learn more.

A family caregiver could be a:

  • Family member
  • Parent
  • Adult children
  • Friend
  • Neighbor
  • Spouse

Aging Mastery Program (AMP)

CAREgivers by Active Generations Aging Mastery Program TM (AMP) is designed for people age 50 to 100. The 10-week program provides a comprehensive approach to aging well – focusing on key aspects of health, finance, relationships, personal growth, and community involvement. AMPTM participants have shown a significant increase in their physical activity levels, healthy eating habits, use of advanced planning, social connectedness, and participation in self-management programs.

The AMPTM program is available in two versions: an in-person version which is held at sites in your community where older adults and baby boomers already gather (such as senior centers), and also an online version through a self-guided environment called Digital AMPTM.

This evidence-based program allows you or your loved one to get the most out of every day during later stages of life.

Stress-Busting TM Program for Family Caregivers

Stress-Busting Program - Stressed Husband CaregiverCAREgivers by Active Generations Stress-Busting TM Program for Family Caregivers deals proactively with the stress of being a caregiver. Stress management is vital for both you and your loved one’s well-being. Stress can have a detrimental effect on your health and your ability to make decisions. The 9-week program meets once a week for an hour and a half and offers insights and coping tools to help you manage stress effectively.

Stress-BustingTM is offered in two different classes with one being dementia specific and the other focused on chronic illness. In addition to in-class discussions, you will also be provided a useful book for further study. Many people have not only found benefits in the class material, but with the relationships they form in the class with one another.