Monthly Archives: July 2010

Attention Caregivers…Do You Need a Time Out?

Caregiving can be one of the most stressful activities a person can endure.  Not only is it physically draining, it is often extremely emotionally draining as well.  Our friends at the Area Agency on Aging, Region One, Caring for Your … Continue reading

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CHANCE OR CHOICE? Why You Need Help with Long-Term Care Planning

I recently met with a representative of another country’s government to discuss long-term care (LTC). At the end of my description of client options, including assisted living, adult day care, group homes and in-home care related programs, his comment was, … Continue reading

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Fighting for Independence- July 4th, 2010

As we celebrate our country’s Independence Day, it occurs to me how important independence is when it relates to caring for a loved one.  We are part of a country that values independence. Whether it is in the story of … Continue reading

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