Caregivers Deserve Your Gratitude

Caregivers Deserve Your Gratitude

Why thank a caregiver? Have you had the opportunity to provide care to a family member or friend? I had the privilege of being my late mother’s full-time caregiver for 9 ½ years. After she broke her hip at the age of 93, I ended my forty-year career in the public...
Information to Share About Family Caregivers

Information to Share About Family Caregivers

There are many questions to ponder when contemplating becoming family caregivers.  Family caregivers encompass everyone from a spouse, children, sibling, life partner or even a close neighbor.  While I provided care to my mother for 9 ½ years, there are...
The Misconceptions of Caregiving

The Misconceptions of Caregiving

People who share their misconceptions about caregiving only offer to provide distractions to family members who are attempting to find caregiving services for their loved ones.  Quite possibly these misconceptions could also distract or deter someone from...
Common Challenges Encountered by Caregivers

Common Challenges Encountered by Caregivers

As I have mentioned in my book, caregiving, like getting old, is not for sissies. It is a gig that gives you joy and mandates that you gather strength from whatever sources are available. Although at times it seems daunting, caregiving is not a permanent situation but...

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