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Credit for Caring Act Would Provide Tax Credit to Caregivers

Bipartisan legislation would give up to $5,000 to offset expenses


Action Needed Now on Long-Term Care Reform

Outdated care system is in dire need of an overhaul

The Future of Older Adults’ Health Services

HHS' mission to enhance the well-being of Americans

Tell Congress to Act Now

A new, bipartisan bill could help you

AARP Report Shows Caregivers' Financial Strain

Spend more than $7,200 on out-of-pocket costs

The Exhausting Reality of Unpaid Family Caregivers

'Already Toast' author on the need for more support

Support for Older Caregivers Could Boost Economy

Flexible work, paid time off, other policies needed

How Caregivers Can Tell if They're Drinking Too Much

Test to see if your consumption is problematic

What to Know When Taking Someone to the Doctor

Be aware of new policies and procedures

Care at a Skilled Facility More News About Nursing Homes

Stiffer Penalties Return for Nursing Homes

Move follows more than 184,000 COVID deaths

4 in 5 U.S. Nursing Homes Behind on Staff Vaccine Goal

Low vaccination rates for residents and staff

COVID-19 Hit Facility Medicare Beneficiaries Hard

Report: 40% likely got disease in 2020


16 Ideas for Recharging Your Caregiving Energy

A realistic guide to self-care during the pandemic

The Saving Power of a Caregiving Journal

How it can help you stave off depression

Daily Acts of Self-Care Can Ease Caregiving Stress

Easy ways to improve overall wellness


Helping you navigate your role as a family caregiver

Video Spotlight

Why COVID-19 Killed So Many People in Nursing Homes

In one year since the first case of COVID-19 in a U.S. nursing home, more than 170,000 people

Starting a Conversation About End-of-Life Care

Questions to ask and how to make your loved ones comfortable with the conversation

Planning Your Advance Health Care Directives

Amanda Singleton offers advice on preparing your advance health care directives during the pandemic

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