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Help and Hope for Family Caregivers

CareAware’s Help and Hope for Family Caregivers is a six-part video series and accompanying workbook to help meet the emotional, physical and logistical demands of caregiving. Each video features interviews with subject matter experts and real life family caregivers.

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  • Mindful Fall Prevention for All Ages
    by Kate Kunk on September 19, 2019 at 7:49 pm

    All of us have fallen at one time or another. My own experiences include more than falling in childhood when learning to walk or ride a bicycle. Remember disco dancing? I cannot begin to describe the mortification I felt sliding across the […]

  • Communication tips for a loved one with dementia
    by Chelsea McWhorter on August 22, 2019 at 6:29 pm

    Communication—both verbal and nonverbal—is intrinsic to the human experience. Effective communication, however, far from being an innate trait, is a learned skill. Throughout our lifetime, social environments (i.e. parents, […]

  • 5 Ways to Redirect Dementia-Related Behaviors
    by Kate Kunk on July 30, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    If your loved one has dementia, you know that caring for this person can include dealing with undesirable and often unpredictable dementia-related behaviors. As an example, a loved one may have been retired for years but becomes very […]

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