Lean INto Lonely, Kysa Kelleher

We love the work Kate Milliken did with MyCounterpane. Here’s a really honest, wonderful interview she did with Kysa Kelleher about meeting, marrying, and raising six kids with a husband who has MS. Cori CarlAs Director, Cori develops our comprehensive global...
My Life: Colleen R

My Life: Colleen R

What’s your life really like? Really, day to day, nothing to write home about. I am blessed that my husband requires only a small amount of care during the day and my job is close by. So I can run home at lunch and feed/toilet him if necessary. Then back to...
Lisa & Carmen

Lisa & Carmen

Lisa and Carmen talk about their weekly ritual of hair combing. It’s an act of comfort and love between mother and daughter. Guest AuthorThe Caregiver Space accepts contributions from experts for The Caregiver’s Toolbox and provides a platform for all...

Edra & Alice

Edra lives with her daughter, Alice. Alice is her mother’s 24/7 caregiver and has been for the past few years. Alice’s advice: don’t try to parent your parent – always treat them with respect and help them be themselves. Alice has coaching,...

Carmen & Carvilla

Carmen finds that keeping her mom, Carvilla, at home helps her mother maintain her dignity and independence. Carmen gets training, support, and financial assistance through Caregiver Homes. Guest AuthorThe Caregiver Space accepts contributions from experts for The...
Meet Lisa

Meet Bevel

I have just turned 79 but not in mind–that’s around 39–healthy, pretty strong, maybe a little on the stubborn side, I have a pretty good sense of humor (much needed). I live in Cape Town, South Africa in a retirement village, which bugs me a bit...
Meet Lisa

Caregiver Profiles: Sue G.

Who is a caregiver? Nearly 1/3 of Americans serve as family caregivers and millions more serve as paid professional caregivers. The Caregiver Space is sharing their stories. Meet Sue I have never been one to overtly show my emotions; but as I travel my newest...
Meet Lisa

Caregiver Profile: Sally S.

Who is a caregiver? Nearly 1/3 of Americans serve as family caregivers and millions more serve as paid professional caregivers. The Caregiver Space is sharing their stories.   I am a mature and independent Caregiver with 5+ years of experience.  As I near year...