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Veronica S.'s caregiving story

Two-Time Alzheimer’s Caregiver Creating Supportive Dementia Community: Veronica’s Story

Posted by Nate Birt on Thu Dec 22 2022

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11 Real Caregivers Share How They Deal With Caregiver Burnout

11 Real Caregivers Share How They Deal With Caregiver Burnout

Posted by Carewell on Fri Apr 28 2023

Because burnout can profoundly impact your mental and physical health, it’s important to address it before it progresses. Easier said than done, right? To understand how caregivers can manage it, we spoke with real caregivers who shared what worked best for them to prevent and deal with burnout. Read More

A Mother's Love: Marie's Caregiving Story

A Mother's Love: Marie's Caregiving Story

Posted by Sophie Bebeau on Wed Jan 04 2023

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Anica, her mother, and her daughter.

Caregiver Spotlight April 2024: Anica L.

Posted by Carewell Team on Fri Apr 12 2024

Meet Anica L, our Caregiver Spotlight winner for April. Anica is a solo mother by choice, raising her young daughter while also acting as the primary caregiver for her mother Barbara who has Alzheimer’s and Dementia. On top of that, Anica also works full-time as a family therapist. Between work, parenting, and caregiving, there’s rarely room for much else in her life. Yet Anica considers caregiving an empowering, and deeply meaningful experience that’s created a new and unexpected connection with her mother. But that’s not to say that there haven’t been incredible hardships along the way. Read More