Peggy Sweeney-McDonald is an actress, author, podcast host, producer, writer and former caregiver. We had the opportunity to talk with Peggy about her caregiving journey and how she was able to get through the tough times. When we asked her to briefly share her story, this is what she had to say.
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Jennifer’s story is special and unique, just like every caregiver story is! She is a great reminder that self-care is so important and in order to give care for someone else, you must first care for yourself.
Leigh’s caregiving story is like so many – at the beginning she believed the work would be manageable, but as her fathers health declined, she quickly realized she would need support.
Jenn’s caregiving experience influenced her career and inspired an entrepreneurial and volunteer spirit in her. In 2015, she founded Senior Shower Project, a company that creates celebration products for caregivers and she facilitates support groups for young adult and LGBTQ dementia caregivers. We spoke with Jenn about her experience as a caregiver, here’s what she had to say.
Lauren’s story is a great reminder about how important it is to ask for help. You do not have to go on this caregiving journey alone. Learn more about her experience in our Caregiver Spotlight series!