Caregiving may be one of the hardest roles you will face in your lifetime. It’s not easy, and most are never prepared for it. Being a caregiver for a loved one takes a lot of time, effort and work, and can be physically and emotionally draining. Below are a few resources that may answer questions and help guide you through the caregiving process. Call Northern Illinois Hospice if you need immediate support or assistance.
Northern Illinois Hospice is first in supporting you with the resources you need to ensure the best care. This is one in our series of tip sheets on how to improve safety and well-being in the home environment.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization – Caregiving
Lifescape – Family Caregiver Resources
Mental Health Impact on Caregivers featuring Lauren Ives, MD