Home Caregiving

Caregiving

Caregiving is one of the most selfless acts a person can do and so many people around the world and don’t even know that they are doing it!
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Caregiving is an important obligation many people take on as part of their social responsibility. Approximately 1 in 3 adults in the United States has at least once provided care as an informal caregiver. Many of them are students. While...
Family caregivers are stressed. They spend almost half of each month on tasks such as shopping, meal preparation, housekeeping and transportation. Almost all family caregivers help with dressing, personal hygiene and getting in and out of bed. The average...
Are you a long-distance caregiver? Caring for a senior loved one from afar comes with many challenges. You have to coordinate appointments and in-home help entirely over the phone, worry about how your loved one is doing when you...
There is no doubt that family caregivers play a vital role in the lives of their loved ones. They provide physical, emotional and often financial support to those who need it most.But what if you could get paid to...
Journaling is one of the best self-care practices. It allows you to reduce daily stress and anxiety and is affordable too. This is especially needed for caregivers who are working all day long. You can vent about anything and...
Buying a Car

How To Buy A Car

Having worked at an auto dealership, I can offer you a few tips for buying a new car. Before you  go to any showroom, know what your trade-in is worth, what credit is available to you, and what  you...
Hiring a caregiver is not something that should be done lightly. These professionals need to be highly trustworthy and passionate about the quality of support they provide. Unfortunately, care in the home space has been increasingly hard to find in...
The holidays are supposed to be a time of happiness and hours spent with family. But for many seniors it can be a reminder of a day that was once special but is now spent alone. Many seniors become...
“Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring – not even a mouse …” It was a tradition for Dad to share a rendition of this seasonal poem with our family …...
We sometimes avoid certain conversations because they seem intimidating or difficult in some way, but it’s essential to have them, especially when it’s time for a change.It may seem like the best route is just to rip the band-aid...