Is it possible to ask loved ones to share caregiving costs without being critical? Here’s how to get yours to say “yes” when everyone’s household budget weighs in the balance.
Although caring for an older relative or friend can be one of the most gratifying experiences you’ll ever have, it can also be one of the most physically and emotionally demanding. What follows are some essential tips to remember when you suddenly find yourself thrust into the role of caring for an aging loved one.
The right support group can be a lifeline of a family caregiver. There are several groups on Facebook, online forms with active users. Find more about how to find one.
When developing your caregiving action plan, using these tips will help ensure that everyone’s objectives get met.
Those with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease are still fairly independent. So how can you find a balance when it comes to helping? Find out.
Caregiver burnout is experienced by many family caregivers and is nothing to be ashamed of. Here are some ways to fight it!
Finding ways to better understand and accept your new role as a caregiver will make the entire process go more smoothly. Here are some tips.
Millions of caregivers take care of more than one person at a time- a growing phenomenon known as “compound caregiving”. Here are some important tips!
If you're a family caregiver, here are some ways you can work with professional caregivers so that your loved one's needs are always being met.
As they age, communication can become increasingly difficult for elderly loved ones. Here are four tips that can help you overcome that obstacle.