Acknowledging the losses that come with having a chronically ill family member, assessing the impact and assisting to process the grief can be beneficial in relieving tension.
Category: Family Caregiving
Thank a family caregiver (on-line) for all the hard work they do.
Changes to credits, taxes and other rules in the federal budget will affect Canadians who care for loved ones and others.
Perpetrator is typically a family member or caregiver.
Children need help learning about how their grandparent’s brain is affected by dementia.
She is his world. She is his source of entertainment. His emotional, social and physical strength. She is his caregiver. Indeed, she is his everything.
And sometimes, she needs a break.
‘Everybody will have a story about a parent, an aunt, a sibling, who the system is failing. It’s inevitable, unless something changes.’
– University of British Columbia researcher Joanie Sims-Gould
Michael Gabriele from the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) talks about the organization’s caregivers education program which is dear to his heart.
According to the Canadian Medical Association Journal, close friends and family caregivers are at high risk of becoming ill and even dying.
Friendship. Recreations. Food. Fitness. Spa.