Knowing that people really care

Aging presents challenges. Most people have not considered the possibilities until challenges are upon them. When an older adult is in need of a hospital stay for a chronic condition, those concerns can quickly become more pressing and complicated. Transitioning After a Hospital Stay The transition from hospital to home is an especially risky time. …

Caregiving Around the Clock

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Caregiving can be a 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week job, states the Caregiver Action Network, which spearheads National Family Caregivers Month. “Providing care around the clock can crowd out other important areas of life.” What challenges do family caregivers face, and how do they manage them day and night?   Morning: The …