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  • Caregiving Tips for Arthritis Support
    Senior Care & Aging

    A person who is living with arthritis may need more help in the home with every day tasks. Whether you are someone who is helping out a loved one who is living with the symptoms of arthritis or a professional caregiver, there are some ways to make this ...

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  • Mom: The Original Caregiver
    Senior Care & Aging

    Before there were caregivers there were moms. As families and even societies continue to evolve, so too do the roles of who takes care of the needs of loved ones. When you think of what a non-medical in-home caregiver does, it sounds a lot like what a mom ...

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  • Does Your State Have Paid Leave for Family Caregivers?
    Senior Care & Aging

    Being a family caregiver is different for everyone, and can change over time for individuals. As the needs of a loved one develop and shift, a volunteer caregiver may find themselves missing time at work and feeling increasingly stressed. A confluence of ...

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  • Is Caregiving for You?
    Senior Care & Aging

    Some people are cut out for being a caregiver—either as a family or friend or even as a professional. If you have been a family caregiver, or are just looking for a new career with flexibility, perhaps working as a caregiver could be for you. Innate ...

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  • The Benefits of Togetherness
    Health & Wellbeing

    It might be time to start thinking about being together again. Well-being is not just about exercise and nutrition, but also relationships and emotional sturdiness. Beyond spending time with immediate family, studies have found that people can benefit from ...

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  • Caregiver Burnout and Other Risks
    Essential Caregiver Skills

    Well-meaning family members and friends often give an enthusiastic “Yes!” when someone asks for a little help at home due to age, illness, or other life change that leaves them in need of support. It feels good to help someone out and make them happier, ...

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  • It’s a Match! Caregiver-Client Relationships
    Essential Caregiver Skills

    Caregiving is about more than just one person fulfilling a list of a tasks; it’s about human relationships and connection. When someone is looking for home care services for a loved one or themselves they might be in need of help with bathing, assistance ...

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  • Top Five Types of Home Care
    Senior Care & Aging

    Home care is not just one thing, but instead an umbrella term under which there are many types of care for many different types of needs and people. Types of care might overlap during delivery of services. There is usually one specific reason though that ...

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  • Developmental Disabilities and Home Care
    Passion of Caregiving

    People who are living with developmental disabilities often need a professional caregiver in addition to family member support. These disabilities might include people who are living with autism, Down syndrome, or another ailment. Caregiving services for ...

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