Caring for a person at the end of life can be complicated. The National Institute on Aging has resources in both English and Spanish to help. Check out these newly translated Spanish-language articles:
- Proporcionar cuidados de confort al final de la vida (Providing Comfort at the End of Life)
Read about how to provide physical, emotional, and spiritual comfort to a loved one who is dying.
- ¿Qué son los cuidados paliativos y los cuidados de hospicio? (What Are Palliative Care and Hospice Care?)
Find out the difference between hospice and palliative care and what role they play in end-of-life caregiving.
- Cuidados al final de la vida para personas con demencia (End-of-Life Care for People with Dementia)
Learn about the special challenges of caring for a person with dementia at the end of life.
- Entender las decisiones sobre la atención médica al final de la vida(Understanding Healthcare Decisions at the End of Life)
Get information about what to expect from being a healthcare proxy for someone and making end-of-life care decisions.
Visit the NIH website to find more Spanish-language resources on aging, caregiving, Alzheimer’s and more.