As caregivers we love working with our patients to encourage positive engagement in the outside world. Time in the sunlight and fresh air is revitalizing to us all, especially to patients that often spend most, if not all, of their time confined indoors.
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Becoming a caregiver for an elderly or disabled adult family member or friend is a major change for both the caregiver and for your family member or loved one. This transitional time, as you ease into a new role can be confusing, stressful, and overwhelming.
With this blog, Lauren hopes to not only bring the quiet prevalence of dementia to the forefront of public conversation, but to also connect the millions of caregivers who may feel isolated and misunderstood.
The CRCs offer a secure online portal to easily access quality information, support, and resources, tailored to your experience and the needs of your care recipient.
Often, entering into the world of caregiving is not an active choice, but a gradual (or sudden!) transition based on the health of our family members and loved ones. People who become caregivers enter this role as adult-children or siblings, friends or neighbors, caring for their family members and close friends when it becomes evident that self-care is no longer enough.