Best Tips to Simplify for Caregivers

02. August 2017 Shortcuts 0
Best Tips to Simplify for Caregivers
Roundup of My Favorite Tips for Caregivers to Simplify Life   Caregivers have long to do lists. Whether you live with your caree or manage two households, there is a lot to get done. Once you add in work, tasks for your own family and the emotional challenges of caregiving, it can become overwhelming. One ...

Depression and Caregiving

26. July 2017 Health 0
Depression and Caregiving
How to Handle Depression When You Are A Caregiver   While being a caregiver doesn’t automatically lead to depression, depression can happen when you are a caregiver. Caregiving is a stressful situation filled with many emotional challenges. It isn’t surprising that caregivers can go through depression, even if you’ve never struggled with depression before.   ...

Organization Help For Long-Distance Caregiver

Organization Help For Long-Distance Caregiver
Handling the Caregiver To Dos Long-Distance Requires Extra Organization Skills   Whether you are a lone long-distance caregiver or part of a family caregiving team, being a long-distance caregiver is a challenging position to be in. Staying on top of caregiving issues when you are not physically present is stressful. Additionally, not being physically present ...

Setting Up Automated Systems To Simplify Caregiving

Setting Up Automated Systems To Simplify Caregiving
  Simple Systems To Automate Caregiving and Home Tasks   If there’s one constant about caregiving, it’s that there is always something to do. Whether you are doing something for your caree or handling your own life to dos, your to do list is probably never-ending. If you’re struggling to get everything on your to ...

Support For The Non-Typical Caregivers

Support For The Non-Typical Caregivers
  How To Navigate Caregiving When Your Situation Isn’t The Usual Caregiver/Caree Relationship   While most caregivers are caring for an aging parent or spouse, there are many caregivers who are caring for a child with special needs or health issues, a sibling or a same-sex partner. There are also many male caregivers who provide ...

Handling Caregiving Legal Issues

Handling Caregiving Legal Issues
Legal Issues to Discuss with Caree When Stepping In As A Caregiver   Sometimes, when you step in as a caregiver, you jump in as a result of injury or illness and there isn’t time to stop and get organized. It can be hard to decide when to step in as a caregiver and when ...

A Look At The Positives Of Caregiving

A Look At The Positives Of Caregiving
  Stepping Away From Caregiving Challenges To Focus On The Positives   As you know, my main focus is to provide resources and tips for caregivers new and old. Many times, I focus on finding solutions to caregiving challenges or helping caregivers find ways to care for themselves. While caregiving can be challenging, there are ...