Caregiving

Caregivers are a special breed of hero. Family caregivers put their loved ones' needs above their own every single day. But caregivers know all too well that caregiving can be exhausting without solid boundaries and self-care strategies. Be encouraged--with the right techniques in place, caregiver burnout can be a thing of the past.

10 ways to help the sandwich generation

10 Ways to Bless the Sandwich Generation

Parents are often playing the role of caregivers to older family members as well. Here’s how you can help.

A young nurse places a comforting hand on the hands of a senior woman

A Heaven-Sent Caregiver for the World's Best Nurse

After devoting her life to caring for others, her mother deserved special treatment in her final years. But where would they find just the right caregiver?

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A couple packs their possessions in recycle and donate or sell boxes.

4 Ways to Clear Clutter from a Lifelong Home

You want—or need—to clear the clutter, but how do you begin to process a lifetime of memories and possessions?

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Mercy Me

Bart Millard Opens up about His Experience with Chronic Illness

In MercyMe's hit, "Even If," the frontman explores the struggles and doubt he's faced caring for a child with diabetes.

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Janice learned to share her mother's care with others.

Could This Caregiver Learn to Care for Herself, Too?

This prolific author needed to spend some time away from home to write her new book. Could she allow herself to leave her mother, who was dealing with Alzheimer's, for a while?

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Senior father and adult son having a conversation on the couch.

How to Have Hard Conversations with Seniors

Follow these 5 tips when tough decisions have to be made about the  health, safety, or well-being of an older loved one.

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a hand touches blades of golden wheat as the sunlight beams down. Overcoming fear as a caregiver

How Caregivers Can Conquer Fear

Caring for a loved one who is ill can feel like a constant crisis. Discover how a husband who has cared for his wife for years manages the worry.

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male caregivers

4 Tips for Male Caregivers

Caregiving is a marathon. These tips from 30-year caregiver Peter Rosenberger will help you pace yourself.

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Danita shares a tender moment with son Caleb

A Mother's Prayer for Her Child's Health

Her youngest son was born with impaired hearing and then diagnosed with a form of epilepsy. How could she help him bear such a heavy burden?

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1960s style living room

Husband Creates Vintage Room for Wife with Alzheimer's

George Drummond crafted a 1960s-style room to help his wife suffering with Alzheimer's. 

Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen at an Hilarity for Charity event

Hilarity for Charity and Home Instead Senior Care Grant Program Helps Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen, founders of Hilarity for Charity, are giving back in a special way, teaming with the Home Instead Senior Care Network to provide in-home care grants to Alzheimer's caregivers.

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A worried senior citizen and his nurse

7 Signs You Could Be a Family Fraud Victim

Take note of these signs that could mean you're a victim of family fraud.

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10 Cyber Security Best Practices for Older Adults

Here are a several ways to protect yourself from cyber fraud.

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Hottest Cyber Scams: Take the 'Can You Spot the Online Scam' Quiz

Look out for these four ways you could get scammed online.

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