Caregiver Support

Older woman with a caregiver companion

Joseph E. Gaugler, PhD, is a professor and the Robert L. Kane Endowed Chair in Long-Term Care and Aging, University of Minnesota School of Public Health. Here you will find information about Dr. Gaugler's various Minnesota Northstar GWEP activities. 

African Immigrant Dementia Education Project

The project is building on the foundation that is being laid by the African Immigrant Memory Loss Project and features an ongoing partnership between African Career, Education, and Resources, Inc. (ACER) and the University of Minnesota.

The goal of this project is to develop a culturally tailored dementia education program. For more information, please contact us.

The Immigrant Memory Collaborative
Books and computer

See Caregiver/Patient/Family resources in the Age-Friendly Care and Education Collection, a curated collection that highlights educational and clinical resources for educators, health professionals, learners, patients, caregivers, and others interested in improving care for older adults.