18 years ago, Caregiving Forced My Brother to Drop Out of College. Today, He Finally Graduates.

18 years ago, Caregiving Forced My Brother to Drop Out of College. Today, He Finally Graduates.

This Saturday my older brother will graduate magna cum laude from Volunteer State Community College with his Associate’s degree in Computer Information Technology. While every degree is special, this one is particularly significant. Earning this degree was a...
Resources for young caregivers

Resources for young caregivers

Usually when we think of children and caregiving, we think of the children receiving the caregiving. However, as more and more people are being diagnosed with chronic illnesses, more children between the ages of 8 and 18 are becoming responsible to give care to their...
The Hail-Mary post

The Hail-Mary post

Sometimes I forget what 65.7 million looks like. I’ve been combing the web for months looking for caregiver’s stories on blogs, forums, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest. I’ve turned up many, but few command a web-presence. For a couple minutes I can...