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  • Carenote from Rod

    Please Help. My wife is going through her last stages of life after stage 4 breast cancer that spread has taken over. more

    Sep 17, 2018

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  • Carenote from Carole

    My mother passed away a year ago from Alzheimer's. I was an angry caregiver. Could not figure out how to deal with the anger. I am still angry! Will it ever go away? more

    Sep 10, 2018

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  • Carenote from Kelly

    Four years ago I moved back home to care for my boyfriend's sister with COPD and depression. more

    Sep 3, 2018

  • Carenote from Herman

    My 90 yr. old mother mostly takes care of herself but she recently had some minor surgery on her rectum and the nurse filed a Adult Neglect Report more

    Aug 27, 2018

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  • Carenote from Wanda

    I've been trying to find help for my spouse who is 58.  He was diagnosed at 34.  Now that we need more help, we've been told he isn't 65. more

    Aug 20, 2018

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  • Carenote from R

    Where can I get information on finding a new home for my grand-dog Coco, who is my deceased daughters faithful companion and Service Dog? more

    Aug 13, 2018

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  • Carenote from Mary Jane

    At work, we have a client who lives in assisted living and does not get along with her adult daughter. Though in her 90s, she is still VERY able to open a charge account and spend, spend, spend. more

    Aug 6, 2018

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  • Carenote from Martha

    How do any of you handle Caregiver "attachment?" My Father has a primary homecare aide who is beginning to overstep common boundaries, i.e. Accepting too much money when offered by my Father, and not conferring with me more

    Jul 30, 2018

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  • Carenote From Vicki

    I was hoping to get information about caring for someone with ALS. Gary and I have lived together for 29 years but are not married. more

    Jul 23, 2018

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  • Carenote From Nancy

    I'm looking for information on financial assistance for my sister, who's a family caregiver to our elderly parents in Massachusetts. I don't know where to begin. more

    Jul 16, 2018

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  • Carenote From Elizabeth

    We would like to take my Mother (wheelchairbound) and father on a cruise from Seattle to Alaska (we live in Seattle) We don't need to do excursions, but wanted family to be able to spend time together more

    Jul 9, 2018

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  • Carenote From Alex

    Hello, my name is Alex and I work as a caregiver for my 92 year old great aunt. How can I keep my cool when she snaps at me? more

    Jul 2, 2018

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  • Carenote From Kathy

    I have a lot on my plate with my 91-year-old dad. I work six hours a day at two different schools. I cannot retire yet. Almost 63 and I have to go to at least 65. My husband is a teacher and gets home after 6:00. more

    Jun 25, 2018

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  • Carenote from Marsha

    How do any of you handle Caregiver "attachment?" My Father has a primary homecare aide who is beginning to overstep common boundaries, i.e. Accepting too much money when offered by my Father, and not conferring with me more

    Jun 18, 2018

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  • Carenote from Donna

    Mom is 87, lives alone (for now) does well on her own, but getting more frail, more rapidly. She is nearly blind, deaf and has severe arthritis in her hands and feet; more

    Jun 4, 2018

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  • Carenote from Robbie

    How does a caregiver with a Power of Attorney for their loved one go about paying herself for caregiving? I don’t want anyone coming back on me later. more

    May 28, 2018

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  • Carenote from Hallie

    My 85-year-old mother had to move in with my husband and me after being in a bad car accident. Her mobility is quite limited and she must use a walker, but does her own daily personal care. I prepare her meals and do her laundry. more

    May 17, 2018

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  • Carenote from Cheryl

    My father is 90 with Alzheimer's disease. I know a lot of you are dealing with this.  The problem I’m having right now is that every night around one a.m., my father thinks he is on a boat and wants to pack all his clothes and evacuate. more

    May 14, 2018

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  • Carenote from Wilson

    I have a situation that may be unique. My general care physician suddenly quit and signed one of the letters required for my use of the Power of Attorney saying my wife was not competent to make decisions for herself. more

    May 7, 2018

  • Carenote from Dottie

    A sister moved in with an older sister to be a caretaker. The care recipient has been admitted into a Nursing Home. Fund are depleting. Can the sister remain in the home or does it need to be sold? more

    Apr 30, 2018

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