Conemaugh Health System - Operation Family Caregiver

Conemaugh Health System Home Health

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General Information
Description of ServiceOperation Family Caregiver is an educational program offered by the Conemaugh Health System to teach caregivers of returning Service Members a set of tools to help manage everyday problems.

Operation Family Caregiver is a FREE, tailored, caregiver support intervention consisting of: in-home, Skype or phone visits, monthly telephone availability, data collection at beginning and end, program length 4-6 months, and you must complete 75% of sessions to be considered a program completer.

The objective of the program is to improve:
  • Ability of family caregiver to utilize evidence-based problem-solving skills to reduce the burden of caregiving and enhance well-being,
  • Utilization of problem-solving skills to lower family caregiver depression and health complaints,
  • Management of anxiety of children located in the home.
Taking part in this program may help you to better understand the problems you may be having as a caregiver for a service member with physical disability, traumatic brain injury, and/or combat stress. Any information obtained from this program, and which may be important to your health will be shared with you.
Geographical AreaAll of Pennsylvania.
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
EligibilityCaregivers and families of operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn veterans living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, and/or a physical disability are all eligible for the program.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsFree
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 866-707-8424
Physical Site Address 1 1450 Scalp Avenue, Suite 120
Physical Site Address 2 Conemaugh East Hills
Physical Site City, State, Zip Johnstown, PA 15904
Main Phone 814-269-5248
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Conemaugh Health System
Affiliated Program: Conemaugh Health System Home Health
This Service: Conemaugh Health System - Operation Family Caregiver
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Brain Disorders (YF-3000.1300)
Caregiver Counseling (RP-1400.8000-145)
Caregiver Issues (YZ-1350)
Caregivers (YD)
Caregiver Training (PH-0800)
Families/Friends of People With Disabilities (YJ-6750)
Families of Veterans (YJ-2050.2090)
Informal Caregivers (YD-3300)
Outreach Programs (TJ-6500.6300)
People With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750)
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (YF-5000.0500-650)