Are you facing the task of caring for an aging relative, a child, or a loved one through a serious illness? This book is a real-life approach to handling the multitude of problems that crop up each day.
In your home, in a care facility, and in all the variations of caregiving locations, there are ways to help those who matter to you and help yourself survive the stress and strain of caregiving:
- How to wait in waiting rooms
- How to find a new location for your loved one when the present situation no longer meets his or her needs
- How to handle medical insurance
- How to handle home care
- How to resolve problems with medical staff
- How to get bills paid
There are answers for these issues and many others - real-life answers that work. Need an idea or new avenue for that dead end you are facing as a caregiver? The goal of this book is to provide those answers and offer suggestions. Examples of real people dealing with problems and solutions are in every chapter. Some will make you smile, some will make you cry, but each will show what can be done as you face this demanding and rewarding task in your own life.