Caregiver Resources

The Cancer Center of Santa Barbara understands that cancer impacts not only the patient, but also the family and friends of the patient. So we offer a variety of services geared toward the cancer caregiver, including a caregiver class, and various information and support resources. 

Caring for the Caregiver Support Group 
This group is designed for relatives and friends who are caring for a loved one with cancer.  Learn to manage nausea, pain and fatigue and about home health resources and tools to assist in the caregiving role.

Caregiver Information Packet
A comprehensive Caregiver Packet of information for the family or friend cancer caregiver is available free of charge. The packet contains many resources such as home care, financial & disability information, online caregiver websites, and articles on communication and problem-solving.

Cancer Caregiver Support
The Support Services Department offers guidance and support to cancer caregivers by office visit or telephone. To make an appointment please call (805) 682-7300 or toll free at (877) 755-7300.

Caregiver Links
Alzheimers Association of Santa Barbara 
Center for Successful Aging- Jewish Family Services
Coast Caregiver Resource Center
County of Santa Barbara Senior Citizen Central Directory
Family Caregiver Alliance
Family Caregiving 101 
H.E.L.P Healthcare and Elder Law Programs
Independent Living Resource Center of Santa Barbara
Lots of Helping Hands 
Net of Care 
Well Spouse Foundation