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10 Caregiver Tips to Get Started in the New Year

Family Caregiver

We are well into the new year of 2014, and with a new year comes new lists. To start this new year off right, Familymeans' "Caregiver Connection" wanted to start you off with a list of items that all caregivers should have on…

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Great Holiday Gift Ideas for Caregivers and Care Receivers

Holiday gifts for caregivers

The holiday season is creeping closer and closer, and for many, it means it's time to go out shopping for friends and family.

This year, don't forget about two special people on your lists:…

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Top 10 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress for Caregivers

caregiver holiday tips

Caregiving can be a full time job, often for more than just one person. Caregiving can be especially stressful over the holidays, and asking others for, and accepting their help, can be very important. Because of this,…

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Tips to Prepare Yourself When Becoming a Caregiver

Caregiver Tips

At FamilyMeans, our goal is to help caregivers better cope and to improve their ability to provide care for a longer period of time. In doing so, they find they can thrive instead of just survive in their caregiving journey.…

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Prepare Caregivers for an Emergency with these Useful Tips

Prepare Caregivers for an Emergency

Many caregivers know that an unexpected emergency can occur at any time. When it happens, items of need may be left behind as the emergency is addressed. Forgetting these items can lead to stress, disorientation, or worse, another emergency.

In order to prevent that,…

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