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This is a collection of caregiving story submissions from our readers. Caregiving demands physical, mental and emotional stamina and the ability to meet new challenges daily. Both Family Caregivers and Professional Caregivers are able to find support by sharing their experiences with other Caregivers. We invite you to inspire others by sharing stories about your caregiving journey.
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Featured Caregiving Story

Beulah Cared for by Holli Graf of Holdrege, NE

Beulah was my first "private one-on-one" client. She lived in a nursing home facility and I would go there to help her. I would be there every morning tell her "Goodmorning" when she woke up. She was kind of a tough one at first, very independent & bullheaded. But I had my special ways of breaking through those barriers. After spending many hours, several days with Beulah, she became more than just my client. She became my special friend & her family became very close friends. I could look her...

Recently Submitted Caregiving Stories

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In Memory Of Betty Price

Cared for by Mrs. alice smithline of Ashland, PA
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My Mom Crece Perez

Cared for by Mrs. Maria T Centeno of Bayamon, Pu

My Client Alice Marek

Cared for by Ms. Christine Olsinski of Chicago, IL
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In Memory Of Claire

Cared for by Ms. Regina K Johnson of Brookfield, IL
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My Dad Roland Reynolds

Cared for by Mrs. Blinda Polly of Albany, OH

My "Adopted" Grandparent Maryetta McKenny

Cared for by Ms. Yvonne Watson of Stockbridge , GA
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My Grandma Maria Cimoli

Cared for by Mrs. Danielle Lindvall of Elk Grove, CA

My Dad William E. Buchanan

Cared for by Ms. Andrea Buchanan of Southgate, MI

My Client Ed

Cared for by Ms. Branda Biggs of nipomo, CA

My Grandpa Harold Jones

Cared for by Ms. Renee Coss of Hanford , CA