Resources for Caregivers
Books About Planning
The Caregiver’s Toolbox: Checklists, Forms, Resources, Mobile Apps, and Straight Talk to Help You Provide Compassionate Care
Carolyn P. Hartley, MLA and Peter Wong, Taylor Trade Publishing, 2015
Helpful book with downloadable Forms to fill out to keep track of all records necessary for family and/or caregiving.
The Complete Eldercare Planner: Where to Start, Which Questions to Ask and how to find help
Joy Loverde, Three Rivers Press, 2009.
More information and less forms. Chapters on transportation, insurance, creating a care team, housing, quality of life, etc.
Get It Together: Organize Your Records so Your Family Won’t Have To
Melanie Cullen with Shae Irving, J.D. 2016
Help your family fined essential information. Detailed legal information about taxes, financial information, wills, real estate, etc. Downloadable forms.
A Bittersweet Season: Caring for out aging Parents-And Ourselves
Jane Gross, 2012
A personal story of how to get through the difficult time of caregiving by a New York Times writer on elder care.
Websites for Caregivers
Articles & Other Resources for Caregivers
Hello caregivers! Stress Management is an essential skill for caregivers. Navigating your role can feel as intricate as cooking pasta al dente without a timer. But fret not, because you've got the strength, and I'm here with a toolkit for stress management. In this...
Caring for a loved one is deeply rewarding, yet it brings challenges that can impact the caregiver's health. This blog post delves into the nutrition-related challenges faced by caregivers, offering practical tips to maintain their health and energy. From time...
Aging is a natural and inevitable part of life, but it brings with it unique challenges that can impact both seniors and their families. As a therapist specializing in aging adults and an aging coach, I have witnessed firsthand the profound effects of loss and change...