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Synonyms for support

Synonyms for support

to sustain the weight of

to hold up

to keep from yielding or failing during stress or difficulty

to supply with the necessities of life


to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

to act as a patron to

the act or an instance of helping

an indication of commendation or approval

a means or device that keeps something erect, stable, or secure

Synonyms for support

the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities

something providing immaterial assistance to a person or cause or interest

a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission

documentary validation

the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening

a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts

financial resources provided to make some project possible

adopt as a belief


support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm

play a subordinate role to (another performer)

be a regular customer or client of

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Toseland (1995) explained that caregiver support groups serve eight core functions of stress reduction for caregivers: (1) respite from the caregiving role; (2) reduction in feelings of isolation and loneliness; (3) a safe place to vent pent up emotions and share feelings and experiences in a supportive atmosphere;(4) a place to receive validation of their thoughts, feelings, and experiences of caregiving; (5) a place to receive affirmation of the importance of their caregiving and to become more hopeful; (6) provide education about the aging process; (7) provide techniques for problem solving and coping; and (8) to help with action plans for resolving pressing caregiving problems.
A trained, nationwide team of VA medical center staff members, including many caregiver support coordinators, will lead the support groups.
Yet, many veterans are ineligible for comprehensive caregiver support programs and services because of the dates during which they served.
Caregiver Support Groups - Cascade Health Solutions sponsors ongoing groups for family caregivers from 1 p.
She served tirelessly, first as a trustee for the Mid Florida Chapter and then as a National Board member, where she championed research and family caregiver support.
The plan is contained in Clinton's proposed fiscal 2000 budget, which also calls for a new, $125 million Family Caregiver Support Program, a public education campaign on long term care options.
Los Angeles-Based Patient & Caregiver Support Organization Will Concentrate Exclusively on Supporting the Burn Community
With Governor Andrew Cuomo having proposed a similar Caregiver Support Initiative in his 2015 Opportunity Agenda/State of the State (pages 305-306), AARP is optimistic this important measure will become a reality this year and begin providing New York's family caregivers the tools they need to properly care for their loved ones.
Caregiver Support Group Julie McMurray from the Alzheimer's Association will present on "The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease,'' 6 p.
As reported in Stars and Stripes, VA spokesmen Josh Taylor said, "The letter has no bearing on the VA Caregiver Support Program or the stipend benefit.
Family Caregiver Support Group - A new support group for caregivers who aid an aging relative will be sponsored by Cascade Health Solutions on the first and third Wednesdays of the month from 5:30 p.
Its health promotion efforts have included an Annual Health Fair, with informational booths, a health lecture series, flu immunization, and group activities, such as Caregiver Support and Tai Chi.
Caregiver Support Coordinators are stationed at every VA medical center to assist with coordinating the training or assist Caregivers in locating available services.
For services and expenses related to expand- ing existing caregiver support services for persons with Alzheimer's and other dementias including additional respite and expansion of the department of health caregiver support services programs.
Notice is hereby given that the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) will release Request for Proposal (RFP) documents, except where specified, for the provision of the following services in the Missouri counties of Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte, and Ray for State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2016 (July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016): Site Transportation - Persons Site Transportation - Meals Special Transportation - Reserved Special Transportation - Lift/Ramp Coordinated Non-Urban Transportation Catering Homemaker/Personal Care Mental Health Services Case Management Services National Family Caregiver Support Programs Evidence-Based Medication Management Nutrition Consultant (RFQ) These documents will be released on Friday, February 6, 2015.