CareTEXT supports caregivers of people with dementia

Dec 19, 2022
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CareTEXT can help caregivers:

  • Improve skills to take care of themselves and loved ones.
  • Learn about dementia and related resources. 
  • Get tips and strategies to relax, get active and make their home safer.
  • Chat with a coach live via text to help find care support for a loved one, like home-delivered meal options, transportation to medical appointments, etc.

The program lasts for six months.

This program is for those who:

  • Take care of a loved one with memory problems (Alzheimer’s or other dementias).
  • Are 18 years old or older.
  • Have an active cellphone to receive text messages.
  • Speak English or Spanish.
  • Care for a person with memory issues and live in Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte or Ray counties in Missouri.

For more information, call 913-588-1851 or visit

Supported by KU Alzhiemer's Disease Research Center, Juntos and the Mid-America Regional Council.