Unpaid Caregivers: Growing Demand and Limited Supply

September 26, 2016


  • Shahla Mehdizadeh

Several recent studies indicate that the supply of informal caregivers is declining and this change in potential support could have major policy implications. This brief explores, the reasons, implications, and possible remedies options state can undertake. 


  • Demographics
  • Families/Caregiving
  • Long-Term Care Policy and Financing
  • Workforce Issues