WHAT WE DO
The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) began as a nonprofit corporation in 1998 which was founded to serve people who were homebound and caregiving families. Headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, AACY is the only organization in the U.S. dedicated solely to addressing caregiving youth issues. The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) inclusively serves Caregiving Youth and their families of all ethnicities, countries of origin, income levels, gender identification, health conditions, disability, sexual orientation, marital status and religions. We respect and demonstrate equality along with racial and social equity as we honor human dignity that is exemplified by our Core Values of Collaboration, Compassion, Empowerment, Innovation, and Responsiveness.
- Provide direct free services in Palm Beach County, Florida through the Caregiving Youth Project
- Foster the development of an Affiliate Network and National Partnerships
- Connect – Advocate – Research – Educate through the Caregiving Youth Institute