Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias
Viewing the world as someone with Alzheimer’s disease does can reduce your stress, leading to amazing changes in your caregiving…
Caregivers understanding Alzheimers symptoms and symptoms of other dementias can start with learning the 7 A’s of Dementia.Alzheimers
Caring for the Caregiver
Your Caregiver Stress Guide explains what caregiver stress is, risk factors and information on eliminating it.
Family caregivers of those with mental illness face unique challenges leading to caregiver stress. Recent guidelines suggest ways to help caregivers…More Caring for Caregiver
Crafts for Caregiving
Caregiver stress can be overwhelming. Crafts including quilting and knitting can help reduce your caregiver stress. Crafts can help you relax and reduce stress in other ways.
Knitting yarn stashes can hold surprising skeins of yarn the knitter has forgotten. And sometimes they seem to grow on their own.More Crafts
End of Life Care
Grieving can be a source of increased caregiver stress during the holidays, whether for those who are ill or passed on or just because they are no longer here. Solutions…
Lantana bushes attract butterflies, an inspirational insect. And they along with inspirational quotations can help you see a different point of view when you’re dealing with grief and other difficulties.More End of Life Care
Caring for elderly parents can include making your home more accessible. Here are some suggestions for small projects.
A light hearted look at caregivers made for National Family Caregiver Month, and suggestions on celebrating it…Beginning Caregiving
The high cost of health care reform involves more than money. Its impact on patients when losing their doctors is a problem not clearly or easily addressed.
Looking for answers to how AHCA works and what to do about it? You’re not alone. Common questions caregivers ask with resources for the answers are found here.
Update on the Affordable Health Care Act new provision prohibiting legal guardians from being paid caregivers for developmentally disabled adults…More Giving Care
Life Beyond (After) Caregiving
Caregiving support should include a plan for after the caregiving ends.More Beyond Caregiving
Caregiver’s Heart Podcasts
Caregiver stress can seem like a never ending problem and one longer term solution may be to discover your purpose in caregiving and how it fits into your life’s purpose.
Helping someone reduce caregiver stress can start with a simple step of giving thanks and showing appreciation.Podcast