Caregiving

10 of 119      1 2 3 ...12 »

Mindfulness & Caregiving: How to Let Go of Fear and Protectionism

IL

If you’re a caregiver and a perfectionist, you may be facing an uphill battle. Caregiving is a demanding job, and it’s critical to accept that not everything will be perfect. As a caregiver, there are many things you cannot control, and the most important thing to do is to let go of chasing perfection...


Caregiving & Compassionate Conversations

Colorado Springs, CO
719-373-0040

You may be a spouse, a neighbor, or a sibling. If you are reading this, you may also be a Caregiver. As someone faced with the challenges of caregiving, you might one day also be faced with tough conversations with those you are caring for.  You may be noticing that a loved one is not eating well,...


Pastoral Care: Healing the Spirit When the Body is Beyond Repair

IL

For patients and their families, a terminal diagnosis can produce spiritual pains that physicians can’t treat.  VITAS® Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care since 1978, employs a chaplain on every interdisciplinary team to meet the spiritual and emotional needs of patients and...


What is a "Continuum of Care"?

MA

What is a “Continuum of Care” The phrase “continuum of care has been around for a while – but not all providers are part of a true continuum when it comes to caring for seniors. Most providers involved in a continuum of care system offer opportunities for seniors to remain within a system that provides...



Mindfulness & Caregiving: How to Let Go of Fear and Protectionism

IL

If you’re a caregiver and a perfectionist, you may be facing an uphill battle. Caregiving is a demanding job, and it’s critical to accept that not everything will be perfect. As a caregiver, there are many things you cannot control, and the most important thing to do is to let go of chasing perfection...


Caregiving Without the Burn

IL
866-759-6695

When a person becomes impaired by age, illness or injury, a friend, family member or other relative may take responsibility for their care. This primary caregiver helps a patient remain at home, rather than in a hospital, nursing home or assisted living facility. For four decades, VITAS® Healthcare...



11 Ways Caregivers Need to Take Care of Themselves


While it’s wonderful to be a caregiver—to give back to parents or a loved one by helping them as they age or manage an illness, caregiving also can be stressful and frustrating at times. In other words, being a caregiver is no picnic. It’s important to take care of yourself. Here are 11 ways self-care...


Family is at the Heart of Aging in Place


Everyone should be able to receive the care they need to stay in the place they love — home. And family members will enjoy peace of mind knowing their elderly loved ones are receiving the right services to help them age in place, safely and independently. Lee Health’s Senior Care Choices can provide...

10 of 119      1 2 3 ...12 »