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    Respite Care Resources

    Are you a caregiver who needs to relax and recharge? The Foundation’s Respite Care Impact Council has produced this list of respite care resources. Remember, respite is critical to the well being of both caregivers and veterans!

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    Foundation Releases Respite Definition for National Family Caregiver Month

    In recognition of this year’s National Family Caregiver Month theme “Respite Care,” the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s Respite Impact Council has released a definitional document that will guide the future work of the Council. This document has been developed by the experts who provide respite and those who benefit from it.

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    Elizabeth Dole Foundation Calls for 2016 Fellowship Applications

    The Elizabeth Dole Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016 class of Dole Caregiver Fellows. This fellowship provides those caring for wounded, ill and injured services members and veterans the opportunity to advise national leaders through the Foundation’s network of public, private and nonprofit organizations. Dole Caregiver Fellows also serve as spokespeople for their peers, elevating the nation’s awareness of the contributions and struggles of the 5.5 million Americans caring

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    Pastor Joel Osteen Joins Senator Elizabeth Dole at Hidden Heroes: Focus on Faith Reception to Inspire Bipartisan, Interfaith Cooperation

    Pastor Joel Osteen and Senator Elizabeth Dole at the Hidden Heroes: Focus on Faith prayer breakfast reception on Capitol Hill on May 21. Pastor Joel Osteen invited interfaith and Congressional leaders to join him in his support of military and veteran caregivers during the Elizabeth Dole Foundation 2015 Hidden Heroes: Focus on Faith breakfast reception, held on May 21 in the Kennedy Caucus Room of the Russell Senate Office Building, in Washington, DC. The event included remarks from Members

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