Caregiver News & Research

February 2019



Advice for Long-Distance Caregiving Challenges (02/28)

Support for caregivers is helpful (02/28)

EVENT [05/09]: Hospice of Southern Maine Thresholds Conference: ‘A Resilient Spirit: Living and Caregiving Through End of Life’ (02/28)

Are you a caregiver? Here's how Medicare can help (02/28)

Lutheran Social Services seeks input from kinship caregivers (02/28)

Time to address the woes of caregivers (02/28)

Scott Foley Opens Up About Caregiving (02/28)


Two Big Island Residents Selected as Dole Caregiver Fellows (02/27)

Caregiver Academy workshops begin in April (02/27)

Silver City officials will host caregivers and families for course on dementia (02/27)

A look at Canada’s new pathways to permanent residence for caregivers (02/27)

Time to care for West Virginia's caregivers (02/27)

Caregiver support group fills local need (02/27)

Local Alzheimer’s group holds caregiver conference 🎥 (02/27)

Interacting with Caregivers Shown to Boost Well-Being of Older Adults (02/27)


What every caregiver should know about Medicare (02/25)

Girls state basketball tournament marks 100 years 🎥 (02/25)

Nonprofit hospice home offers care with help from volunteer nurses, caregivers 🎥 (02/25)

State Capitol Report: Evers Launches Task Force On Caregiving (02/25)

Who will care for Canada’s caregivers? (02/25)

Lobbyists: Caregiver marijuana unfit for retail (02/25)

EVENT [03/19]: Workshop for dementia caregivers set for March 19 (02/25)

S.C. bill would provide financial support for kinship caregivers (02/25)


Arizona Caregiver Training Bills Pulled, But Governor's Executive Order Being Implemented (02/21-22)

Caregiver workshop examines differences between dementias (02/21)

D.C. Collier: Caregiving Is God’s Path to Humility (02/21)

Kolste co-authors caregiver tax credit bill (02/21)

EVENTS [2019]: Caregiver Support group meets monthly (02/21)

Care for the Caregiver from Lane Funeral Home (02/21)

Dove Men+Care launches pledge, $1M fund to support caregiver dads (02/21)

Alzheimer's is a 'lonely,' costly journey but tax credit proposal could help, caregiver says 🎥 (02/20)

State to form task force on caregiving (02/20)


Why We Should Care for our Caregivers (02/20)

Caregiver-owned homecare cooperative (02/20)

Are you a caregiver in need of respite? There is help available (02/20)

New scholarship recognizes Briarfield caregivers (02/20)

App helps families looking after seniors avoid 'caregiver burnout' (02/20)

Aging2.0 Announces the Caregiving Collective: a Global Insight, Solutions and Matchmaking Platform for Innovators in Caregiving (02/20)

ADRC to offer program for Family Caregivers (02/20)

Hemet woman may have killed herself, beloved aunt after 20 years of caregiver exhaustion (02/19)


An Ode to the Caregivers (02/18)

New grant to ease burden on home-based caregivers (02/18)

Caregivers hope night respite scheme will be dream come true (02/18)

Have You Hugged a Donkey Today? (02/18)

Free retreat targets caregivers (02/18)

EVENT [02/19]: Alzheimers/dementia caregivers support group to meet (02/18)

Singapore Budget 2019: Recognising unpaid caregiving work sends right signal (02/18)

The High Cost of Love (02/18)

Hill-Rom’s new connectable bed to work for patients and caregivers (02/18)


Caregivers, professionals welcome additional support for those looking after their loved ones (02/16)

Move to help caregivers join workforce (02/16)

The millennial caregiver: An oxymoron? (02/15)

Laguna Woods Village co-op board amends caregiver policy despite co-occupancy concerns (02/15)

A Growing American Crisis: Who Will Care for the Baby Boomers? (02/15)

EVENT [03/15]: Caregiver conference set at NRCC (02/15)

EVENT [02/22]: Pagosa Springs Senior Center Caregiver Support Group to meet again Feb. 22 (02/14)

Letter: We must address shortage of in-home caregivers (02/14)


Helpful Tips to Ensure a Lasting Caregiver/Client Relationship (02/14)

Long-Term Help for Family Caregivers Exists. It’s Just Really, Really Complicated to Get it. (02/14)

We must know our children’s caregivers (02/14)

EVENT [02/19]: Caregiver series continues Feb. 19; topic is learning your super power (02/14)

Chatham Teen Raises Funds To Comfort Cancer Patients, Caregivers (02/14)

Homestead Hospice, SALT partner for Memory Care Café to assist caregivers (02/14)


Greater support for caregivers, seniors (02/14)

Parliament: Raft of measures to help relieve burden of caregivers (02/14)

From Survivor to Caregiver (02/13)

New S$200 monthly grant to offset costs of long-term caregiving by end-2019: MOH 🎥 (02/13)

Bringing Love to Your Caregiver (02/13) 📅

AARP and GetWellNetwork Team Up to Help Hospitals Better Prepare Caregivers and Support CARE Act Compliance (02/13)

Visiting Angels' Caregivers Spread Love to Senior Citizens 🎥 (2/13)


Homewatch CareGivers CEO: Home Care Playing Leading Role in On-Demand Economy (02/12)

Grand Valley Alzheimer's caregivers celebrated 🎥 (02/12)

Health Tip: Caregiving After Stroke (02/12)

California Court of Appeal Finds That In-Home Caregivers May Be Employees of Placement Agencies (02/12)

Local patients, caregivers visit Capitol to bring awareness to Kidney disease 🎥 (02/12)

Caregiver workshop planned in Medford (02/11)

Help for caregivers of persons with dementia-related diseases (02/11)


SVCOA and Community Care Network team up to offer free caregiver counseling (02/12)

Caregivers Need Attention, Too (02/11)

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter recognizes two Savannah community caregivers (02/11)

Advice for HIMSS: Put patients and their caregivers at the center of your universe (02/11)

Children As Caregivers (02/11) 📅

Call for simultaneous debate on motions on ageing and caregiver support 🎥 (02/11)


Shortage of home-care workers in US, Arizona called a 'growing crisis' (02/10)

Unaccompanied young girl reunited with caregivers in Levin (02/10)

HART honors caregivers: Home Assistance Referral Team celebrates decades of service (02/09)

Alzheimer's Project, FSU hold 34th annual Disease Education conference (02/09)

How to Choose the Right In-Home Caregiver (02/09)

EVENT [02/12]: Family Caregiver Support Group begins Feb. 12 (02/08)


Care management tech drops hospitalizations and ER visits at Caregiver Homes (02/08)

Assessing Aspects of Burden in Caregivers of Patients With Multiple Sclerosis (02/08)

On Hiring New Caregivers (02/08)

Military Caregivers File Lawsuit, Saying VA Improperly Revoked Benefits (02/08)

Caregivers' support group 'like family' (02/08)

Dementia and Caregiving in the US: Time for Paid Family Leave (02/08)


Caregiver exhausted from helping ‘broken’ husband (02/07)

Parents Of Newborns Aren't The Only Caregivers Who Need Paid Family Leave (02/07)

EVENTS [May/Aug/Nov 2019]: Children’s offers free sessions to assist caregivers of children with mental health needs (02/07)

Physician-Mothers as Caregivers Increases Risk of Burnout, Mood Disorders (02/07)

EVENTS [02/14]: Cross Road offers Caregiver’s Support Group beginning Feb. 14 (02/07)

How Bridges MN Helps Caregivers and Disabled Individuals Become ‘Rumis’ 🎥 (02/07)

Carolyn Hax: Exhausted caregiver struggles to support healing husband (02/07)

CareListings Launches Job Listings Marketplace for Senior Care Providers, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Caregivers (02/07)


What it's like to be a caregiver and how to get support 🎥 (02/06)

Caregiving resources, celebrate with TODAY, more (02/06)

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Caregivers Corner Q&A: The difference between home health and hospice care 🎥 (02/06)

At Caregiver, Inc., Telepsychiatry Helps Texans with Dual IDD/Mental Health Diagnoses (02/06)

Greeley Recreation Center hosting day of fun for caregivers on Feb. 15 (02/06)

Supporting the Kupuna Caregivers Program 🎥 (02/06)

EVENT [02/14]: Alzheimer’s caregivers support group moves location (02/06)


So kids may be able caregivers... (02/06)

Acquiring More Independence Is Exhausting, but Worth It (02/05)

Aiming to relieve burden of ’24/7 job’ of caregiving, Alzheimer’s Association offers free support group (02/05)

My Mom’s Cancer Diagnosis Changed My Perspective On Growing Up (02/05)

This home care company is looking to recruit 45 caregivers from the Altrincham area (02/05)

Electronic Caregiver launches breakthrough new virtual care solution for chronic disease management (02/05)

The Prostate Cancer Foundation Kicks Off 2nd Annual TRUE Love Contest With Kristen Bell Honoring Caregivers 🎥 (02/05)


Susan Crosby: The caregiver crisis (02/03) 📅

Helpful and interesting websites for seniors and caregivers (02/03)

Are meditation and yoga beneficial for Alzheimer's caregivers? (02/03)

Families, caregivers of children & youth with disabilities invited to info session (02/03)

Learn about primary progressive aphasia diagnosis; Caregivers Corner (02/03)


3 Breakthroughs In Technology To Help Caregivers (02/01)

VA looks for caregivers to welcome veterans into their homes 🎥 (02/01)

EVENT: [02/06]: Workshop offers help for caregivers (02/01)

Alzheimer’s is a cruel thief: Don’t blame caregivers for still finding joy | Opinion (02/01)

EVENT [02/05]: Alzheimer's/dementia caregivers support group to meet (02/01)

Are Caregivers Who Respond to the Child HCAHPS Survey Reflective of All Hospitalized Pediatric Patients? 📃 (02/01)

Program focuses on mental health for young children and caregivers 🎥 (02/01)

Wintertime advice for caregivers (01/31)