Monthly Archives: October 2016

Caregiver Bill of Rights

I have the right to: Take care of myself. This helps me maintain the ability to take better care of my care-receiver. Seek help from others even though my care receiver may object. Recognize the limits of my endurance and … Continue reading

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FLU PREVENTION

We are entering the cold and Flu season. Here are some tips to keep you and your care receiver healthy. Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate)¬†does not kill the virus but prevents its spread until the virus limits itself in about 1-2 weeks, … Continue reading

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Caregiving Guidelines

When providing care for a loved one, remember not to assume responsibility for meeting those needs ¬†that they are able to meet without your assistance. Do not do for them what they can do for themselves. This is demeaning and … Continue reading

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