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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

Sherina Selimaj Cared for by Liri Selimaj of Patos, AL

Mama Sherina was a great woman. She was full of positive energy and wisdom. Her condition did not stop her from living the life she loved so much with her seven children and 24 grandchildren. When I met my husband and he told me about his mother's condition, I couldn't help but feel very sorry for the woman. I loved my husband and he loved me very much. That helped me be stronger, even though I was a little scared to be living with his disabled mother and not knowing if I would be able to ca...

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My Dear Friend George Harley

Cared for by Mrs. Tonya Chavis of Campobello, SC

My Mom Eleanor

Cared for by Ms. Tammy Baker of Hartford, CT
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In Memory Of Fred Siegel

Cared for by Ms. Joanna Vinteler of Peoria, AZ
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My Grandma Maxine Smith

Cared for by Ms. Dawn Matchett of Georgetown, PA
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In Memory Of Mom, Dad, Grandpa

Cared for by Mr. David Shevlin of Independence, MO

My Client breck homes

Cared for by Ms. Crystal Robinson of Minneapolis, MN
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My Client

Cared for by Ms. Crystal Hill of Portland, OR
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My Grandma Mamie Hayes (Granny)

Cared for by Mr. Derrick Bowers of Peoria, AZ
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My Dear Friend Mr.Green

Cared for by Mr. Rafi Khani of Exton, PA
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My Spouse Debora baker

Cared for by Mr. Richard Jordan of Apache Junction, AZ
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