In the midst of your holiday celebrations—whether for Christmas,
Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa—remember those who are giving year-round. Family
caregivers can use a little extra support, especially during the busyness
of the season. Help with errands, baking, or providing care.
What does it mean to be a family caregiver? For some people it means never taking a break and that's why the theme for November's National Family Caregiver Month is, "Caregiving Around the Clock."
No matter where you live, there is probably an engaging experience for your loved one who is living with dementia to check out. Read about everything from memory cafes to full-size model ships created to help those who are coping with the symptoms of dementia.
Learn more about what elder abuse is and how to create more security for seniors who might be vulnerable to neglect or others forms of abuse.