Focus on Family Caregivers For World Alzheimer’s Month

By Jarrett Oakley   |   September 17, 2018

By the time you finish reading this, at least one person will have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in the United States. Our society faces a daunting challenge in our efforts to provide greater awareness for Alzheimer’s Disease – America’s sixth leading cause of death.(1) Within our client and staff community, we’ve experienced firsthand the destructive and debilitating power of this degenerative disease and the challenges of family caregiving. One of our clients mentioned that “dealing with my parents’ aging and all…  Read More

The Real Cost of Caring for Your Loved One

By Susan Davis   |   November 9, 2017

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Caregivers are America’s underappreciated heroes. When an aging parent or sick family member needs care, the family caregiver comes to the rescue. They set aside their own lives, families, and jobs to work long hours caring for their loved ones. Family caregivers are stretched thin, stressed out, and often at the end of their rope. Yet they do it all without pay. Plus they often pay out of their own pockets to keep their parents at home or move them…  Read More