Many of us, whether by choice or due to life changes, are aging on our own. Recognizing that we are aging solo can help us take steps to make sure we are well prepared for our future and can continue living life the way we want to. Some indicators that you might be aging solo … Are You Aging Solo Too?
The family dynamics of caregiving can often be a complicating factor; often adding even more stress to an already stressful time when a loved one needs care. We help thousands of family caregivers each year on our Caregiver Support Line and if we had a Top Ten list of challenges we hear about, family dynamics … Navigating the Family Dynamics of Caregiving
I am a caregiver. I say that now and wish I’d said it sooner. What’s a caregiver? A caregiver is someone who is providing unpaid care for a spouse, parent, grandparent, extended family member, neighbor, or friend. Do you help someone with: Rides to appointments? Buying, organizing, and taking medications? Grocery shopping and/or other errands? … I’m a caregiver. Are you?