4 carer stories told in their own words
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Deetreena Perteet

Deetreena has been taking care of her son since he was shot in the face at the age of 14.


Wendy Tucker

Wendy and her husband, Marco, talk about the accident that turned her into his caregiver and his suicide attempt.


Jennifer Coursey

Jennifer tells her son, Grant, what it was like to care for him when he was diagnosed with cancer as a toddler.


Fanni Green

Fanni tells her daughter, Danyealah, about moving her own mother into an assisted living facility.

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Written by Michelle Daly

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