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I am a home care worker in WI, currently working 27 hrs per week, and getting paid $10 per houre, that's only half the national average. The client i work for is self directed care, but has a company who decides how much care she needs. Well when i am not there, her family does the rest of the work...which is a lot, my client pretty much needs 24/7 care. Their self directed care...
My caregiving story started when I was a senior in high school. My grandfather was living with Alzheimer's and my grandmother was living with Dementia. Luckily for them, they had 8 children and 25 grandchildren, many of whom were committed to making sure they lived in their home for the rest of their lives. They needed 24 hour care and by the time I was in college, I was on...
During this month’s Caregivers Speak! eCareDiary's caregiving expert, Margery Pabst spoke to three caregivers about struggling with irrational feelings during their caregiving journey and how they overcame the barrier of negativity leading to a positive frame of mind.
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