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Are You a Caregiver?

Do you provide emotional and/or physical support to a family member, partner, friend, or neighbour? If so, you are a caregiver. You may think you’re just doing what needs to be done but being a caregiver comes with unique responsibilities and it can be overwhelming at times.

Explore our resources designed to support you in your caregiving role.

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54 min
WHAT’S IN THIS VIDEO

Watch now and learn how to cultivate self-compassion, get tips for developing a routine and discover how to create without guilt, anger, and resentment.

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Becoming a Caregiver
What’s in this podcast:

Host Michelle Jobin is joined by Mieko Ise, Program Advisor for The Ontario Caregiver Organization, to talk about the realities of becoming a caregiver.

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The Organized Caregiver
What’s in this podcast:

Michelle Jobin is joined by Organizing Expert, Clare Kumar to discuss how an organized schedule, home and life can decrease stress.

I’m a caregiver

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Caring for: Mother & Father

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The Joys of Caregiving

Rick shares insights and lessons learned while caring for his elderly parents.

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I am a Caregiver Toolkit
  • 3 min
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Caregiving Wellness Quiz
  • 5 min
  • (190 KB)
Benefits and Tax Related Resources
  • 3 mins
  • (202 KB)
Caregiver Checklist 
  • Worksheet
  • (180 KB)

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Most of us, at some point in our lives, will be a caregiver to someone close to us. A caregiver provides physical and/or emotional support to a family member, partner, friend, or neighbour. Who do you care for?