Caregiver News & Research

March 2019

 

03/29/2019:

Cancer Survivors and Caregivers to be Honored at American Cancer Society Relay For Life

Northeast Ohio Alzheimer caregivers share their stories with Ohio legislators on Memory Day

End-of-life planning helps seniors, caregivers in Central Illinois

Help for the helper: States push for caregiver tax credits

Coaches for caregivers sought in Central Texas

Derry: Legislation provides support for family caregivers

03/27/2019:

Connersville woman honored by Kristen Bell as caregiver for prostate cancer patient 🎥

Heart of Home Care Event Celebrates Unpaid Caregivers on National Carers Day April 2nd

Frederick to Hold a Caregiver Fair and Town Hall April 25th

Caregiver turns wheelchair into ‘Game of Thrones’ costume on wheels 🎥

LA County Urges State Legislators to Extend Emergency Caregiver Funding

IHoP: Becky Bryant Backs Raise for Caregivers To Developmentally Disabled

Assisted Living Services Presents $5K Platinum Caregiver Award

Survivor/Caregiver Banquet, Apr. 7

Caregiver support coordinator is guest speaker of LVMC Auxiliary

03/25/2019:

Supporters Rally at Capitol for Kupuna Caregivers Program

Dealing with Dementia Workshop for Caregivers March 26

Caregivers can attend aging event offered by Beaumont April 13

These are the lessons I learned when my husband became the primary caregiver

Opinion: Let's help caregivers get their loved ones the medicine they need

Central Texas Heroes: Operation Family Caregiver 🎥

AARP survey: Oregon family caregivers face stress

7 ways employers can support employee caregivers

Courage to Caregivers offering fairs in April and May

03/22/2019:

Palliative Care Colloquium to Explore 'Moral Distress' of Patients, Caregivers

Grandparents and Kinship Caregiver Resource Fair 🎥

Sessions planned for Erie-area dementia patients, caregivers

Feeling Stressed from Alzheimer’s Caregiving? There’s Help, and Hope

Upcoming workshop offers self-care tools for caregivers

Canada announces open work permits for approved Interim Pathway for Caregivers applicants

Clinical communication and collaboration tool satisfies Piedmont Healthcare caregivers

Caregivers for disabled to see pay increase under proposal

States Push For Caregiver Tax Credits

Phoenix Support Group Helps 'Transitioning Caregivers' Cope 🔊

03/20/2019:

Alzheimer’s family caregiver support group March 27

State-budget proposal would help fund raises for caregivers for disabled Ohioans

New support group available for Weston caregivers

Comfort Keepers® releases Family Caregiver Guide 📃

Symposium focuses on well-being of caregivers 🎥

Caregiver role spurs love of volunteering at St. Agnes

New Dole Fellow focused on helping military caregivers

Free family caregiver workshop set Thursday in Fort Smith

States Seek Financial Relief for Family Caregivers

Peaceful Visits With My Brother

03/18/2019:

Free March workshops help those living with dementia and caregivers 

Workshop offered for dementia caregivers

Caregivers Should Also Be Aware Of Their Health 🔊

Faith in Action Caregivers Moving From Martins Ferry Back to Its Roots in Wheeling

County Program to Offer Relief for Caregivers of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Patients

The robots that dementia caregivers want: Robots for joy, robots for sorrow

03/15/2019:

A victory for D.C. children, parents and caregivers

Caregivers, Alzheimer’s supporters to meet

Caregivers for Texas’ most vulnerable deserve the state’s support

Caring for someone with dementia: A valuable workshop for caregivers

Caregivers in both facilities, private homes must get overtime pay

Caregivers Corner: Caretakers must take care of themselves

Caregiver Burden Tied to Patients’ Level of Apathy in Study

03/13/2019:

March is Military Caregivers Month: Understanding their long-term journey 📅

'Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!' Disabled Vets Caregiver Overwhelmed by Operation Blessing's Aid in Tornado Aftermath 🎥

Academy opens to meet workforce need for caregivers

Learning on the job: Local caregiver agency partners with VR company to test innovative training

Alzheimer's advocates, caregivers expected in Hartford for support of new bill 🎥

Kristen Bell Chooses Winners of Prostate Cancer Foundation 2nd Annual True Love Campaign Honoring Prostate Patient Caregivers 

03/11/2019:

Free caregiver program offered in Muskogee

Caregivers still vulnerable under new immigration rules, advocates warn

Caregiver conference planned for March 27 at Jefferson School

How Joshin Uses an App to Connect People With Disabilities to Caregivers

200 caregivers plan to shut down street, rally to get first pay raise in 9 years

03/08/2019:

Common problems still challenge caregivers when it comes to incontinence treatment

Senators urge VA not to fumble expansion of caregiver benefits

Class Offered for Caregivers Assisting those with Dementia

Alzheimer's Association to hold symposium for local caregivers 🎥

Shortage of senior caregivers forces loved ones to fend for themselves 🎥

Dementia in Adults with Down Syndrome Causing Caregiver Crisis 🎥

Caregivers matter

Caregiving Perks Enter the 21st Century

03/06/2019:

Care for the Caregivers

Online resource helps relative caregivers of children find support; provides users quick links to services

Md. paid family leave bill provides economic security for caregivers 🎥

Caregiver support group set for March 16

Caregivers Corner Q&A: How to caregivers can move a loved one across state lines 🎥

Alzheimer’s Association: Cognitive assessments lacking, but caregivers can help

03/04/2019:

Las Cruces’ Electronic Caregiver transforming home care industry

China Mustn’t Forget Its Dementia Caregivers

More support needed for unpaid caregivers in Canada

It's National Caregivers Appreciation Week 🎥

Stanley woman named Dole Caregiver Fellow

Jackie Sibbles Drury on the Work of Caregiving and Taking

Caregivers in Canada need more support

To save time and money, companies roll out caregiving benefits

Best Buy, AmGen, others to offer caregiver benefits

03/01/2019:

Writing Workshops For Caregivers From 2 Local Writers And The Alzheimer's Association

Feds Spend $267,946 Studying ‘Older Same-Sex Partner Caregivers’

NIH funds UT research on quality of life of LGBT caregivers

Police Searching for Woman who Impersonated Caregiver, Stole Money 🎥

SMA Caregiver Fatigue and the Importance of Taking Care of Ourselves

Electronic Support of Family Caregivers in the Home

Would-be caregivers, and would-be clients, should plan well ahead

Information & Assistance: Caregivers, be sure to care for yourselves

Stand for the Silent: Caring for the caregivers