Caring for the Caregiver
As you may have experienced, caring for a loved one or friend is not easy, nor is it something most of us are prepared to do. Like most people, you have probably had questions about your loved one or friend’s illness or condition, and have spent time finding answers...
4 things you can do to alleviate caregiver stress
More than 65 million Americans—two-thirds of whom are women—are taking care of a disabled or ailing family member. If you're among them, you're well aware that caring for a loved one can be one of the most rewarding experiences in life, but it can also be one of the...
Around the nation, our teams of hospice and palliative care professionals dedicate their professional lives to helping individuals and families cope with life’s most challenging circumstances.
Caregiver Self-Assessment Questionnaire
Caregivers are often so concerned with caring for their relative’s needs that they lose sight of their own well-being. Please take just a moment to answer the following questions. Once you have answered the questions, turn the page to do a self-evaluation.
Caregiver Resources from PBS
Getting StartedPerhaps you need some basic information about elder care. Or you're looking for a local agency that provides eldercare resources and services. Or you're worried about how to finance eldercare needs now or in the future. In any case, you've come to the...
Care for the Family Caregiver Booklet
This booklet is designed to give you an overview of the basic aspects and issues involved with caregiving. It is not an exhaustive report on the subject. Rather, it provides basic information about many important and universal aspects of caregiving.
Become a Hospice Hero
When you make a donation to The Hospice Promise Foundation, 100 percent of your donation goes directly to patients and families in need. Your generosity will make a difference in the life of another, and help ensure his or her final days are spent worry-free, surrounded by loved ones, in the peace and comfort of home.