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3 Tales of Caring for an Aging Loved One at Home

Families describe their journey of joy, sacrifice, honor and commitment

Documentary Puts Face on Financial Insecurity, Ageism

'Duty Free' explores the pain of being downsized

Inside Nursing Homes: Real Stories During Coronavirus

Personal accounts from residents, families, workers

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The Changing Roles of the Caregiver See All

The Personal Attendant

A young mother has a second job: taking care of her mother’s basic needs

The Tech Support Guru

A mother becomes a technology wiz to help her daughter live independently

The Entertainment Director

A daughter makes sure her mother stays active and engaged despite her dementia

The Movement Facilitator

Attention to detail helps a caregiver maintain his wife’s mobility — in and out of the house

The Personal Chef

A fondness for cooking helps a daughter create appealing, nutritious meals for her diabetic mother

The Advocate

After her son was severely wounded in Iraq, a mother became his voice

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