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The Sudden Fall by Shane Christensen

June 1, 2022

After a number of years of serving as the primary caregiver to my aging parents, we were all thrown into an immediate crisis that..

The Joys of Caregiving

April 29, 2022

By: Rick Lauber Caregiving gets a lot of negative press. Parents age; become sick; and, eventually, pass away. Families bicker about care decisions. COVID-19..

I’m Talia and this is my caregiving journey

March 4, 2022

Since I can remember I have been caring for my older sister Rachel. My sister is on the autism spectrum, has an intellectual disability..

Our Caregiving Journey: Compromise and Communication

February 2, 2022

Story submitted by caregiver Maria Fornasier Some days it’s hard to keep in mind, but our family has learned a lot about effective caregiving..

Jeanne’s story: Navigating the health system has been the most challenging part.

January 30, 2022

Jeanne’s story: Navigating the health system has been the most challenging part. Jeanne’s 99-year-old mom, who has dementia, lives in a retirement home in..

Steve’s caregiver story: It’s important to know you’re not alone.

December 24, 2021

Steve’s caregiver story: It’s important to know you’re not alone. At age 19, Steve’s older brother was diagnosed with schizophrenia. The two were sharing..

10 Ways To Help A Grieving Friend During The Holiday Season

December 23, 2021

10 Ways To Help A Grieving Friend During The Holiday Season Caregivers deal with lots of anticipatory grief and loneliness, even during the holiday..

Allen’s caregiver story: One does it out of love

October 29, 2021

Allen’s caregiver story: One does it out of love Despite suffering from diverticulitis all her life, Allen’s wife Mary was a spitfire. She was..

October is Healthy Workplace Month

October 1, 2021

October is Healthy Workplace Month As a caregiver, it can be challenging to balance work and caregiving responsibilities. Know that you’re not alone. This..

I’m Wendy Preskow and This is My Story.

September 24, 2021

I’m Wendy Preskow and This is My Story. Twenty years ago, the word “caregiver” was not in my vocabulary or the buzz word it..

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