Caregiver Village setting aside some launch funding for various caregiving support organizations.
Posted November 26, 2011
I received a nice message from Sheila Watson from Caregiver Village recently. Caregiver Village was started to serve the needs and concerns of today's caregivers. Its a place to connect with other people who face similar challenges, obtain valuable resources, share journal entries and read those of others about caregiving journeys. Visitors can meet well-known authors and participate in their book clubs and play our Village Chronicles game, for learning or just for fun. The Village Chronicles is an entertaining on-line mystery adventure story that integrates caregiving situations into a game-like atmosphere. You can connect with your friends, find ...read more
Moving two independent parents into senior living – a first hand account
Posted November 13, 2011
Guest post by a reader, Sherri Cash who wanted to share HER story about searching for a community for her parents. Thank you so much Sherri for telling us your story! ---- I had been listening to the concerns voiced by my parents for a few weeks before we engaged in a conversation to make a move into an assisted living community. My father is diabetic, and on a sliding scale medication which we all have difficulty keeping track of; at first we entertained the idea of brings in a nurse to monitor his dosage. My mother’s mobility has decreased ...read more