The new caregiver links below provide tips and experiences from other family caregivers, spiritual motivation and support, as well as getaways to find inspiration and relaxation.
HELP WITH HOME CARE
Boomer to Boomer Online – sharing information, lessons, tips, stories about caregiving
Care to Know – information, experiences about home care; support for caregivers & families
Community Care Access Centre – connecting you to care to remain at home; long-term care, Ontario
OTCsafety – information, tips to safely use over-the-counter medicines
We Shop and Deliver – groceries delivered to your home – available in some states in US
Your Task Angels – help with homecare, errands, transportation
HEALTH & MEDICAL
Parkinson’s Disease Foundation – research funding, information, strategies for living with Parkinson’s
Basic Spine – brain & spine care, CA
Gayle Paul – psychotherapist, relationship expert; tips & research on happiness
Lewy Body Dementia Association – outreach, education, research, support for those affected by LBD
Connecting-Nurses – nurses sharing ideas, advice, innovation
MOTIVATION & DIVERSIONS
The Best Brain Possible – information & inspiration to improve your brain & your life
Rest Ministries – spiritual, emotional support for people living with chronic illness, pain
It’s Because I Love You by Linda Joan Arzente, BSN, RN – information guide on senior caregiving; tips, checklists for good caregiving
Wheelchair Accessible Holiday Homes for Disabled People – holiday villas in France, Hungary, The Netherlands & Thailand for disabled people
Camping-Holiday-Sites – camping holidays in Europe
Gypsy Nester – celebrating life after kids: adventures discovering the world!
Clever Housewife – helping others with budgeting, parenting, recipes, DIY, etc.
Puzzle with Me – puzzles for people with Alzheimer’s or dementia and their caregivers; 10% of revenue goes directly to Alzheimer’s Disease International for research & support