caregivers

April 19, 2018

5 Wheelchair Van Shopping Tips for Caregivers

If you’re the caregiver for an individual who uses a wheelchair, owning a wheelchair accessible van is helpful and can be more affordable with these tips. Family Caregiver As the caregiver for a family member, you […]
March 29, 2018

A Caregiver’s Guide to Caring for a Narcissist

BY ANNE-MARIE BOTEK Narcissists—you can’t leave them, it’s nearly impossible to love them, and you feel like you want to pull your hair out whenever you’re around them.
March 12, 2018

The Only Child Caregiver’s Career

I am one among millions of statistically likely only-child caregivers working on my own to provide care within the caregiving community. While not every child, even one with siblings, can or will opt to take on […]
March 7, 2018

Why Caregivers Refuse Help

Caregivers frequently feel stressed and many eventually become burned out—a condition that should not be taken lightly. Many caregivers, even when they have access to outside resources, still come up with excuses to actively refuse assistance. […]
January 17, 2018

Caregivers: Use Your Voice

We’ve all heard the saying “don’t judge a book by its cover.” It’s a lesson we probably all first learned about when we were quite young.
January 12, 2018

Forty-Eight Mental Breaks for Caregivers

Caregiving takes a lot of time. Even if you had spare time to daydream in the first place, it’s probably gone now. However you must give yourself a mental break once in a while.
March 5, 2016

Discovering The Magical Benefits of a Service Dog

Discovering The Magical Benefits of a Service Dog. Join Dave, the Caregiver’s Caregiver, as he interviews Jennifer Reeves, Service Dog advocate. We discussed the many ways that you can qualify for different types of service dogs for different types […]
February 20, 2016

Overwhelmed? When & How You Should You Consider A Professional Caregiver

Crystal Mesner, is a caregiver and expert on this topic from caring for her mentally delayed, down-syndrome adult son who is now in his 30’s, and he had to have more help than she was able to […]
January 4, 2016

Insomnia: The Caregiver’s Role

A growing number of seniors today face the difficulty of sleep disorders, commonly referred to as insomnia. Up to 30% of the elderly experience infrequent sleep patterns, apnea (the stoppage of breath), and waking up too […]
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