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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

Mary A.King Cared for by Cassandra Kay Ashbrook of Vancouver, WA

I worked in the corporate world most all of my adult life. Then, while driving on the interstate on my way to work one morning, I was struck by another automobile. I sustained some life changing injuries, and would never again be able to work at the level that my corporate position required. The accident changed my life in many ways, and ultimately for the better. One of the better ways my life was changed, that came about as a result of the accident, was that I was available to care for my M...

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My Mom zulma sherman

Cared for by Ms. pamela sherman of pompano beach, FL
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My "Adopted" Grandparent Mrs. Katie

Cared for by Mr. Tony Adams of Philadelphia , PA

My Client Alice

Cared for by Ms. Jessie Stepp of Crossville, TN

My Dear Friend Esther Melen

Cared for by Ms. Donnette Mathieson of Brooklyn, NY
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My Mom Betty Spina

Cared for by Mrs. Denise Pagano of Philadelphia, PA

In Memory Of Timothy Stickland

Cared for by Mrs. Linda Gordon of Wilmington, DE

My Client Beverly Wilkes

Cared for by Ms. Marvina Hardy of Buffalo, NY
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My Client Connie Stevens

Cared for by Ms. Patty Ross of La Jolla, CA

In Memory Of Ron Demoss

Cared for by Mrs. Robin Beaupre of Las Vegas, NV
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My Client Junie

Cared for by Ms. Nadege Brutus of Miami, FL