We are looking for family caregivers who are willing to be part of one of the two focus groups that Ryerson University is hosting so that you can share your thoughts about how you use the Internet to stay connected to family, friends and society. Join us, your opinions count.
Category: Family Caregiving
Start the conversation about your “End of Life Wishes” today.
Being pro-active about aging well alone is an important issue.
As much as we would like to continue caring for a loved one, sometimes we know that it just cannot continue.
Search deep within yourself and find the courage to make the right choices and never look back.
The introduction of app technology into a traditional field like senior care has made a tremendous impact on a caregiver’s ability to do their job.
“In contrast to conventional home care programs in which care is managed and delivered by professionals or agencies on behalf of the client, in self managed programs the client takes a more active and central role both in defining needs and in determining how those needs should be met,”
Caregiving can be a full-time job in itself, between meals, appointments, organizational tasks and providing company and support. Balancing this emotionally and physically taxing work on top of another job is no easy feat.
Improving end of life care is a global challenge, made more urgent by ageing populations.
Holding down a demanding career while also caring for a parent or child can be overwhelming. Meet two women doing their best to make it work.