Search Results Tagged With Caregiving

Support the Caregiver in your Life


November is national caregiver month and a fitting time to show gratitude toward the carepartner or caregiver in our live.
October 21, 2012

Seattle Public Library & NWPF Partnership Results in Podcasts on Caregiving


Podcasts on the topic of caregiving for people with chronic illness are now available on the .
September 16, 2014

Caregiver Burnout - Write it Down!


Caregiver burnout is caused by emotional and physical stress that is associated with the toll caregiving can place on finances, social engagement and physical health. In this blog, we will explore si…
September 15, 2014

Choosing a shared burden


Those who volunteer and hang in as caregivers in spite of all that is plainly coming should be studied, celebrated and sung. In our haphazard world, such people are the gossamer threads by which any o…
May 22, 2015

Coping With Caregiver Guilt


Caregiver guilt strikes from time to time, without regard for how utterly exhausted you feel. “Am I doing enough?” you wonder. GUILTY!
May 22, 2015

Medication Assistance


Are there programs that help people get and afford their medications? I have found these resources for people who need to purchase medications but do not have the resources.
February 22, 2012

Coming Out of the Caregiving Closet


"There are only four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers." - Rosalynn Car…
March 06, 2014

Finding Time for Caregiver Care


When taking care of your loved one is a full time job, how do you take care of the caregiver?
April 28, 2015

Caring for a Spouse Living with PD


It was interesting to hear that when folks spoke about the act of caring for a loved one, they had a language preference. Some emphasize the descriptor “caregiving” while others spoke of “carepartneri…
June 23, 2015

A New Snapshot of America's 44 Million Family Caregivers: Who They Are and What They Do


A landmark new study paints a dramatic picture of family caregivers: Nearly 44 million adults in the US are providing personal assistance for family members with disabilities or other care needs. That…
June 04, 2015

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