Care plan 101. Set yourself up for success as a caregiver

In history, people who became caregivers were often hired help treated like maids. These days, whether you are caring for a loved one or doing this work as a profession there are support resources available to help you take care of the disabled, elderly or sick person...

New to caregiving? What to expect

The challenges of being a caregiver become heavier as caregiving emerged as a concept where elders used to demand more of the people around them to the level that it consumed much of their time, and along with that comes the frustrations from being a caregiver for the...

How to avoid caregiver burnout

There are so many career lines you can pursue one of this is caregiving. Not all of them will work for you. That’s because the level of commitment required varies. Caregiving is one career line that is full of challenges. People who volunteer to pursue it are seen as...

Encouragement for Your Elderly Loved One

Taking care of the elderly can be very easy when you know what you are doing. However, for some people, it becomes a challenge because they are not able to decipher how to do it properly even when they are family members of the elderly. Keep yourself updated on how to...

Major Needs of Elderly People and How to Tackle Them.

For most people taking care of the elderly might be stressful for them. These happen because of the lack of proper preparations in due time. Taking care of the old does not only mean taking them to a home for the elderly. It could also mean having them move in with...

Caregiving Facts

Caregiving Facts According to the American Productivity Audit, one-third of respondents said secondary health concerns were a top reason employees, were not able to focus on their job while at work. Working caregivers sacrifice leisure time and often suffer...