Caregiving

Whether you or a family member is caring for a spouse, parent or loved one, find support in articles, advice, prayers, and inspirational stories for caregivers.

A daughter and her aging mother stop to smell the roses
Aging Parents

The Important Stage of Caregiving That No One Talks About

A former hospice consultant shares her journey caring for her aging mother and the one thing no one ever told her about caregiving. 

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Caregiving

Jessi Colter on Life with Waylon Jennings

This video is still in the works. Check back soon to see the finished product.

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Andrew and Christy learned from each other
America’s Angels

Asperger’s Syndrome: How One Young Man Developed His Independence

A retired middle school teacher helped transform the life of a young man with Asperger's 

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A young woman embraces her mother
Aging Parents

7 Keys to Caring for a Loved One with Dementia

Caring for a family member who has Alzheimer’s can be overwhelming.

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Karen, Mondy and their daughter, Grace, with Virginia
Aging Parents

Alzheimer's Disease: Comedy Improv Is a Surprising Resource

As her mother's Alzheimer's worsened, improvisational theater experience gave her and her husband a new way to interact with her mom—and ease the strain.

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Karen Stobbe (left), her mom Virginia and Mondy Carter
Caregiving

Tips for Communicating with a Loved One with Dementia

Karen Stobbe and Mondy Carter, who provide training to dementia caregivers, share how they use techniques learned from improvisational theatre to engage with Karen's mother, who has Alzheimer's.

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Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren, started a program to help caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's.
Caregiver Burnout

Hilarity for Charity: Seth Rogen, Lauren Miller Work to Assist Alzheimers Caregivers

Comedian Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren Miller, came up with a way to turn a personal tragedy into something positive.

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Georgene and her father, George
Aging Parents

What a Caregiving Professional Learned Caring for Her Family

When her father and mother-in-law needed help, she thought her work had prepared her. She was wrong. Get her practical advice.

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A basket of folded, freshly cleaned laundry
Sandwich Generation

An Overwhelmed Caregiver Is Reminded That She's Not Alone

A baby to care for and an elderly mother-in-law to watch over. Sometimes it seemed like too much.

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A mature man plays the guitar
Living Longer, Living Better

What Is Music Therapy?

See how music can help people cope with issues ranging from everyday challenges like stress to diseases like Alzheimer's.

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