After facilitating more than 1500 support groups and workshops, I know that caregivers do not have a lot of time. That is why I decided to do “Tuesday’s Tips for Caregivers.”
Here you can find a 1-4 minute tip that I believe will inspire and assist you on your journey.
CAREGIVERS, YOU ARE NOT ALONE!
Weekly Caregiver Tips Intro
Protect your loved one in case of emergency when you run to the store.
Create a Emergency Care Plan for your loved one just in case you can't be there. God forbid something happen to you. Take the time to write down all the details that need to be noted for your loved one. Doctors names, prescriptions, what the routine is for your loved...
Find a little laughter in the care giving experience and share it! We know it's not easy being a caregiver. It has its ups and downs. Some days you cry and other days you laugh, yes laugh. In this video Linda gives an example on how you can find humor in the journey...
Fall prevention for seniors and the elderly is key. It is very difficult for the elderly to recover from a fall so this weeks tip is how to prevent it. Linda shares how to prepare your home and change a few things that can help seniors from falling. Get rid of the...
Getting you family and friends involved in caregiving is helpful to all of those involved. It helps the love one stay connected to those family and friends that they may not see on a regular basis. It makes it easier for you as the caregiver to reach out and ask for...
Long Distance Caregiving.
Engaging your love one. Go into their world.
Invite people in to your caregiving journey!
Cue card for alzheimer's and dementia.
The Don'ts of Dementia