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How Can I Balance Caregiving with Work and Family Responsibilities?

2019-11-01T12:05:13-05:00

For the past 6 months you’ve been caring for your elderly mother while also working full time and raising two school-aged kids. As a member of the Sandwich Generation, trying to balance caregiving with a job and household can be overwhelming. However, it is possible when you take this approach.

How Can I Balance Caregiving with Work and Family Responsibilities?2019-11-01T12:05:13-05:00

5 Tips to Avoid Caregiver Burnout

2019-10-06T21:24:07-05:00

Your aging in place elderly mother is chronically ill, so you’ve been serving as her sole caregiver for several months now. But between getting mom to her doctor’s appointments and treatments, and helping her around the house, you hardly have time to take care of yourself. You’re having trouble sleeping, constantly feel stressed-out, and can’t remember the last time you went to the gym. Are you starting to get caregiver burnout?

5 Tips to Avoid Caregiver Burnout2019-10-06T21:24:07-05:00

When It Is Time to Consider Respite Care

2019-09-19T14:09:05-05:00

Serving as a family caregiver for an aging in place elderly loved one is highly rewarding, but it can also be physically and emotionally draining. The average family caregiver in the U.S. also juggles at least a part-time job and household with their caregiving responsibilities, which makes their lives even more challenging. What follows are some reliable respite care options when it’s time for you to take a well-deserved break.

When It Is Time to Consider Respite Care2019-09-19T14:09:05-05:00

Coping When a Loved One Has Hearing Loss

2019-08-26T19:29:23-05:00

If you’re currently caring for an aging in place elderly loved one with a hearing impairment, keeping the lines of communication open so you can provide them with the daily assistance they need can be quite challenging. Fortunately, there are several proven ways to do so, starting with these.

Coping When a Loved One Has Hearing Loss2019-08-26T19:29:23-05:00