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.

Blythe Danner and Hilary Swank in "What They Had"
Aging Parents

How Caregiving Prepared Hilary Swank for the Role of a Lifetime

The cast and crew of What They Had share how their personal caregiving experiences shaped the film.

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Des Monahan applies his wifes make-up
Caregiving

Husband Learns to Do Wife’s Make-up

She was losing her sight, so he started taking make-up lessons.

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An illustration depicting Texas and Ontario on a map with a sash connecting them together.
Aging Parents

Two Caregivers Find Comfort in This Hymn

A famous hymn made all the difference by lifting their spirits together.

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A person setting a task on an online calendar schedule.
Caregiver Burnout

He Created a Website That Organizes Help for Caregivers

He learned firsthand that a medical crisis can throw a family into turmoil, so he developed a simple website to help those in need.

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A hospice nurse reading to a senior patient outside.
Caregiving

A Hospice Nurse Finds Glimpses of Heaven in Caregiving

A woman who deals with death every day explains how her calling is life-affirming.

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Chris and his mom are caregivers for each other.
Caregiving

He Put His Dreams on Hold to Be a Caregiver, Then Found the Inspiration He Needed

The man behind the popular blog NYC Smile 4 Me learns that his mission of bringing joy to others works in a small town as well as the Big Apple.

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Happy African American man proposing to his girlfriend.
Caregiving

A Caregiver Finds Love in the Midst of Her Duties

As she volunteered her time, she got back more than she ever imagined.

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A young mother chopping vegetables to eat healthier.
Caregiver Burnout

A Caregiver Makes the Healthy Choice to Change Her Diet

Caring for her mom, she'd seen how diabetes could impact a life. She had to start caring for herself too.

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Dance for Susan was spiritual as well as physical exercise.
Caregiver Burnout

This Caregiver Found God Through Dance

Ballet was spiritual exercise and a form of prayer that steadied her.

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A mother and daughter discuss matters with an expert.
Aging Parents

5 Conversations to Have About Your Final Years

If you find daunting the prospect of preparing for your final years, here are five tips that may prove helpful.

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