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Recent Posts in Caregiving Guidance Category

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Apr
8
50 Pleasurable Activities for Caregivers

As a family caregiver, you may frequently feel overwhelmed or exhausted. The act of caregiving alone puts a lot of weight on ...

Feb
18
Home Safety - How to keep your loved one safe at home

Click here to view a Spanish translation Caring for someone within their home or your own is a great way to maintain comfort ...

Feb
4
Stages of Caregiving

Click here to view a Spanish translation Caregiving is more often than not an unexpected role borne of necessity. It’s ...

Jan
28
Caregiver Mental Health

Click here to view a Spanish translation Family caregivers are often at a higher risk for mental health illness than the ...

Jan
21
Can I Get Paid To Be a Caregiver?

Click here to view a Spanish translation Can I Get Paid to be a Caregiver in Orange County? The short answer is, maybe. ...

Jan
14
Socially Distanced Activities with your Care Recipient

Click here to view a Spanish translation Social distancing has become the buzzword of the last year, and with good reason. ...

Jan
4
Caregiving for Someone Who Doesn't Live Nearby

Click here to view a Spanish translation Family caregiving is an official term that recognizes the informal (unpaid) ...

Dec
28
Caregiving During the Holidays

Click here to view a Spanish translation The holidays for many caregivers are a season of joy and excitement - an opportunity ...

Dec
17
Preparing for a Doctor's Visit

Click here to view a Spanish translation As a caregiver, you are often asked to coordinate, offer transport to/from, and ...

Dec
10
Connecting with your Care Recipient

Click here to view a Spanish translation Caregiving for a loved one comes with no manual. More often than not, you’re ...

Nov
19
Caregiving as a Millennial

Click here to view a Spanish translation Millennials are emerging as the next generation of family caregivers in California. ...

Nov
13
Should I Join a Caregiver Support Group?

Click here to view a Spanish translation Caregivers offering support to an ailing or aging loved one are faced with an ...

Nov
5
What is Palliative Care? A Caregiver's Guide.

Click here to view a Spanish translation Palliative care (often also called “supportive care”) is a type of ...

Oct
29
Assistive Technologies

Click here to view a Spanish translation Assistive technologies are devices created with the intention to make the lives of ...

Oct
15
What is a Family Caregiver?

Click here to view a Spanish translation Who is a caregiver? Caregiving comes in all shapes and sizes. At some point in our ...

Oct
1
Saying Yes to Offers for Help

How do you respond when someone asks, “Is there anything I can do?” More likely than not, your response is, ...

Sep
24
Respite Care: Taking Care of Caregivers

Click here to view a Spanish translation Respite Care: Taking Care of Caregivers Providing care for an elderly or disabled ...

Sep
10
Emotional Health for Caregivers: Self-Care Resources

Click here to view a Spanish translation Caregiving is a full time job of giving to the ones we love. Often, there is not ...

Aug
27
Developing and Managing Advance Directives

Click here to view a Spanish translation As a Caregiver, you want to do everything you can to honor the choices of your loved ...

Aug
13
Caregiving During COVID-19

Click here to view a Spanish translation Even with the most comprehensive Emergency Preparedness checklist, no one could have ...

Jul
30
Caregiver Bill of Rights

Click here to view a Spanish translation Caregiver Bill of Rights As caregivers, we must stay strong in the face of ...

Jul
15
Home Fall Prevention Basics

Click here to view a Spanish translation In setting up your home to provide care for an elderly loved one, your most ...

Jul
2
Managing Grief and Ambiguous Loss as a Caregiver

Click Here to View a Spanish Translation Grief is a challenging topic - and most of us don’t like to talk about it, ...

Jun
18
Emergency Preparedness for Caregivers

Click here to view a Spanish translation If you do not have an emergency plan in place, you are not alone. Many people are ...

Jun
3
Managing Caregiver Stress and Anxiety

Click here to view a Spanish translation The stress of caring for an elderly or disabled adult family member or friend can ...

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