Caregiver Experience Sharing

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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

Rose Vecchione Cared for by Ben Limon of Chicago, IL

To champion the quality of life for all seniors is the reward I have been given as a CNA. Rose welcomed me into her life with such gusto and celebration; I met her at 93 and I shall never be the same individual I was before I began my career in healthcare. CNAs of course have, the necessity of assisting people with the activities of daily livin,g but there are also all the intangible aspects that are not listed on any paycheck. The dignity, spirit and freedom of choice she exhibited on a d...

Recently Submitted Caregiving Stories

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My Client Marie Hellen

Cared for by Mrs. Violet Fultz of Beverly Hills, CA
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My Grandpa Edwin J. Songy

Cared for by Ms. Brittany Songy of Metairie, LA


Cared for by Mrs. shirley mwaura of raleigh, NC
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My Grandma Karleen Pearce

Cared for by Mrs. Marlee Tyler of Mesa, AZ
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In Memory Of Robert Moss

Cared for by Mrs. Jan Dubois-Reed of Fort Worth, TX

My Client

Cared for by Ms. April Yubili of Garden Grove, CA
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In Memory Of Kay

Cared for by Mrs. Raylene Lamontagne of Amesbury , MA
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My Client Miss Thelma

Cared for by Ms. CJ MacLean of Gulf Breeze, FL

My Grandma Alice Holland

Cared for by Mrs. Ilona Fleischmann of North Haledon, NJ
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My Grandma Mary Romani

Cared for by Mrs. Mimi Meade of Des Plaines, IL
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