Preparation can help you transition to caregiving.
Preparation can help you transition to caregiving.
Preparation can help you transition to caregiving La preparación ayuda en la transición a ser cuidador de familia
Preparation can help you transition to caregiving              La preparación ayuda en la transición a ser cuidador de familia

About Us

The FAMA Bilingual Center for Family Caregivers (FAMA Center) is a nonprofit organization founded in Illinois in 2011. Its creation is the result of findings of a research study conducted by Maria L. Ugarte, a social worker, immigrant and long time caregiver of several members of her family.  The outcome of the study revealed a tremendous need for support of family caregivers.  The purpose of this website is to provide information and resources to family caregivers and families so they may lead healthier lives.


We remain open to feedback and suggestions to make our website better. We are stongly motivated by the growing number of visitors to our website.  We hope you enjoy your visit and that you find what you need to help you in your situation. 


If you share our passion to help families and wish to volunteer, please contact us at  We appreciate all support.  


Thank you for visiting the FAMA Center!


We wish you a healthful journey! 

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