One Simple Question: Are You a Caregiver?

Over the years there have been a number of studies that have shown the ill effects of caregiving on the health and mental health of the caregiver – and mostly it is not good news. For those older spousal caregivers and in particular those who are caring for a spouse with dementia, a decline [...]

State Budget Decisions Impact Family Caregivers

As the June 30th deadline for passing most state budgets draws closer, many decisions will be made about closing budget deficits with cuts in services across the board.  The true impact of cuts in services to older and disabled adults will not be known until the budgets are signed by the Governors.  Some states are [...]