Welcome To We Support Caregivers!
We Support Caregivers Inc. is an 501(c)(3) organization in Virginia Beach that encourages and empowers caregivers, who take care of their elderly loved ones, to cultivate and focus on self-care. We take pleasure in serving caregivers in Hampton roads, the surrounding areas, and communities.
Dealing with the challenges of today requires problem-solvers who bring different perspectives and are willing to take risks and make sacrifices for others. We Support Caregivers, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization in Virginia Beach that emerged from one daughter's faithfulness to her mother who she took care of for more than 10 years.
The organization was also established from her pursuit to inspire others caregivers in Hampton roads, the surrounding areas, and communities who take care of their elderly loved ones, to cultivate and focus on self-care. In efforts to support the community, we have the desire for our actions to speak louder than our words. Established January 2018, we are an organization driven by progressive ideas and bold actions. We believe with your continued support, we can impact and changes the lives of caregivers and our community.
We Support Caregivers, Inc. (Formerly known as Caregivers Supporting Caregivers Network) is a 501(c)(3) organization that encourages and empowers caregivers, who take care of their elderly loved ones, to cultivate and focus on their self-care. Our mission is to impact caregivers in Hampton roads, the surrounding areas, communities, and beyond by reminding them that "Self-care is Self-Love". Self-care is the intentional act of individuals making time to develop their physical, spiritual, mental, emotional, and social health through daily activities.
Caregivers are vital to our society and several individuals are finding themselves in this role and task with such responsibility. This organization was created by caregivers to support, supply, and serve other caregivers and the community. We Support Caregivers is an organization who embraces diversity and inclusion. We are committed to building our boards and teams with various skills, experience, and backgrounds. We know that being inclusive puts us in the best position to better serve caregivers locally and abroad.
Meet-ups- Our meetups take place in person and is a safe environment for caregivers to take a break from caregiving. These meetups are interactive and designed to allow caregivers to relax, have fun, and be informed. These meetups also helps caregivers develop their social self-care by interacting and meeting with other individuals.
Social Media Live/Video Chats- Our live/video chats creates an open dialog for caregivers to network, receive inspiration, discuss their concerns or issues, and obtain information as it relates to their personal lives and/or caregiving.
Self-care Group (Facebook)- This group is a resource that provides a platform for caregivers to receive inspiration, valuable information, participate in discussions, and ask questions on a daily basis pertaining to themselves and/or caregiving.
We Support Caregiver's Logo embodies the very essence of self-care. Each color represents one area of self-care that we encourage caregivers to develop and focus on daily.
We Need A Break- COMING SOON! This is a respite companion program is currently in development. It will be designed to alleviate some of the stress of caregiving by offering caregivers a break. More details to come!
Self-care Development- COMING SOON! Many caregivers have neglected themselves for the purpose of caring for someone else. This program will help those individuals to make necessary improvements through self-care development.
Full -Stomach- COMING SOON! This dual program will be focused on helping individuals who take care of their elderly loved ones with the cost of groceries and providing homeless individuals with meals.