Caregiving

Caregiving

Caregiving

Caregiving

Tips for long-distance caregivers

Caring for a friend or family member who has cancer is not easy. It may only get more difficult when a caregiver lives far...

Resources for caregivers

Southern Maine Agency on Aging is offering Savvy Caregiver, a six-week training program for family caregivers of people with dementia disorders such as Alzheimer’s...

Adult day services offer caregiver respite

People who are tending to the needs of their parents, spouses, siblings or anyone else in their lives need a little break themselves sometimes....

Top 10 lists for caregivers

In the last issue of My Generation, I told my story of what it’s been like to have a spouse with brain cancer. My...

When you become the parent of your parent

Medical advancements have enabled people to live longer. Though everyone wants to live longer, some people outlive their ability to care for themselves. In...

Daughters help mother through medical challenges

Joan and George Beley brought up two pretty good daughters. Since suffering severe complications from heart surgery a year ago, Joan Beley has needed...

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