Grandparents Day celebrations

Grandparents Day celebrations

President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the first Sunday after Labor Day as National Grandparents Day back in 1979. Canada joined in 1995. We’ve been celebrating ever since. How did you celebrate? My grandparents have passed on, but every year I volunteer at a nursing...
Grandparent’s Day

Grandparent’s Day

Happy Grandparents Day! Here at The Caregiver Space, we’re celebrating grandparents as well as the people who care for them. There are thousands of family and professional caregivers out there who are helping our grandparents lead fulfilling lives and keeping...
Help for ALZ & dementia care

Help for ALZ & dementia care

As we continue to celebrate Grandparent’s Day, we’re tackling an issue that impacts many grandparents and their caregivers: Alzheimer’s Disease. Taking care of yourself while you’re caring for someone else isn’t optional. In fact, 40% of...
Seniors & chronic conditions

Seniors & chronic conditions

4 out of 5 seniors suffer from at least one chronic condition, according to AARP. We’re here to help our loved ones manage their conditions to they can continue to live a fulfilling life — so we can, too. As part of our coverage for Grandparent’s...
Who provides senior care?

Who provides senior care?

With 70 million grandparents in the US alone, there are a lot of people helping to support them as they grow older. Who are the people making sure grandparents are getting the care and support they need? 6.2 million households live as multi-generational families,...