Helpful information and support for Family Caregivers - updated regularly.

Well, I spent about 2 hours trying to get to a potential client meeting to no avail. After about a dozen text messages the result was that we could not connect. Better luck next time I suppose. Thanks for listening.
When my aunt was getting up in years it became apparent that living alone in her house was no longer a good thing. She was not really sick, it was more of a financial burden for her to keep her house and the neighborhood she lived in was getting to…
There are many great forums out there for caregivers - both family and professional. People share all sorts of things on the forums, some happy things some sad, and many, many frustrating things. If you are a family caregiver and have been doing caregiving for any length of time I…
With so many people falling victim to dementia and other illnesses that rob them of their thinking ability these forms are becoming ever more essential. As the population ages, more attention is being given to senior issues. This is a good thing. And some of the topics that are much…
The presidential hopeful's plan would affect millions of family caregivers. This week Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has proposed a new tax break for those caring for elderly or disabled family members. She will also propose expanding Social Security benefits for caregivers, saying many see their benefits reduced when they…
VA Benefits in Less Than 3 Months Aid and Attendance Benefits from the Veterans Administration, the VA are a valuable resource for many families when loved ones need more care and there are low funds to cover the cost. These benefits are available to veterans’ and their spouses even if…