Your self-care plan right now might not be perfect, but you can work toward making it better.
Some caregivers are at a higher risk of developing extreme stress because of their duties as a caregiver. If you’re aware of which risk factors apply to you, you can do something about them. A History of Depression. If you’ve already experienced depression at different points in your life, that can mean you’re more susceptible […]
Caregivers are often looking for resources that help them to be the best caregivers they can possibly be. While that’s important, it’s also important to acknowledge that you’re already doing great things just by being there for your senior. Plan Ahead as Much as Possible. In caregiving, there are some things that you know are […]
Caregiver in Charleston SC Some people hit their 65th birthday and cringe. Others celebrate. For those that aren’t sure what good can come out of the senior years, here are just a few reminders. Senior Park Pass If you are 62 years or older, a United States citizen, and a permanent resident, for a mere […]
Caregiver in Charleston SC September is National Preparedness Month. As a family caregiver, this is an important time for you to evaluate your aging parent’s preparation for emergencies or disasters, and make any changes necessary to help them to stay as safe and healthy as possible in the event that there is a disaster or […]
Caregiver in Charleston SC As people age, they often develop chronic conditions like diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis. There are many other chronic diseases and problems that can run in families or seemingly come out of nowhere to cause problems for your aging parent. When that takes place, you may feel like you are destined […]