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Helpful insights for long-distance caregivers on spotting warning signs, managing expectations, and making the most of your holiday visit with loved ones

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The Cost of Family Caregiving

A new AARP report determined the amount of money that family caregivers spent over the last year

40 Million Family Caregivers Deserve Our Thanks

Without a doubt, family caregivers are the backbone of our care system

I Heart Caregivers

Read stories from people across the country, and share your own story

From the Caregiving Community

Meet Our Caregivers

Amy Goyer is AARP's family and caregiving expert and author of AARP's Juggling Life, Work and Caregiving.

She spends most of her time in Phoenix, where she is caring for her 93-year-old dad, Robert, who has advanced Alzheimer's disease. Follow her blog and videos and connect with Amy on TwitterFacebook and LinkedIn.

 

 

Juggling Life, Work and Caregiving

Caregiving can be stressful. Read Amy Goyer's book to learn the day-to-day coping techniques best suited for caregivers

Barry J. Jacobs, a clinical psychologist and family therapist, is a member of the AARP Caregiver Expert Panel and coauthor of the new AARP Meditations for Caregivers: (Da Capo, July 2016). Follow him on Twitter @drbarryjjacobs and on Facebook

Meditations for Caregivers

This book blends emotional and spiritual motivation to maximize the gains of caregiving while minimizing the strains

Caregiving 101

First Time Caregiver

The life of a caregiver can be daunting. Read and apply this 5-step process to ease your transition into caring for a loved one

Caregiving at Home

Follow this 5-step plan to overcome safety and health care challenges that come with caring for a loved one in their own home (or yours)

Common Caregiving Conflicts

Being a caregiver can be stressful when siblings argue, care is refused or money becomes an issue. Diffuse conflict with these helpful tips

Caregiving Stories & Videos

Caregiving Issues

Five Tips for Sandwiched Caregivers

Five tips to keep you healthy and sane when dealing with more than one caregiving responsibility

How to Be an Effective Advocate for Aging Parents

Five skills that will help you care for the ones you love

Stay Intimate When You're Your Partner's Caregiver

When you are your partner's caregiver, maintaining a close relationship is important

Finding LGBT-Friendly Care

Respect is important when caring for a loved one who is lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. Find gay-friendly care providers who understand

The Under-appreciated Family Caregiver

Strategies for increasing caregiver morale, handling resentment and being appreciated

When Caregivers Are Abused

Loved ones with certain diseases may undergo behavioral changes that are difficult to deal with. Find out what you can do if this happens


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