Category Caregiving Resources

Caregiver Costs:  Factors to Consider

When the clock is ticking away and your list of tasks has barely shortened despite the fact that you’ve actually checked several of them off… Or when a particular job has taken much longer than expected and left you with…

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11 Daily Requirements of a Family Caregiver

What if we viewed caregiving as a project, or as a business?  Caregivers would tackle the many responsibilities in a methodical way, encouraging the help of others to carry out the tasks for which they are best suited or for…

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Becoming a Family Caregiver

When adult children live across state lines or have lucrative careers, choosing which adult child should care for Mom or Dad (or both) is likely to be decided by what is most convenient rather than who can do the best…

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Importance of Journal Keeping in Caregiving

Whether you yourself take care of elderly parents or get assistance from geriatric caregiving manager, a journal is an indispensable tool for caregiving. A caregiver journal is a daily account of patient care. It is a detailed view of what…

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