Cancer support for both the patient and caregiver

When someone is diagnosed with cancer it not only affects the individual but also their loved ones around them. At Wellspring Cancer Support Foundation...

Caregiver SOS

My mom lives in a nursing home and staff often speak in foreign languages in her presence. Mom gets upset, saying the staff is...

Online educational tool supports heart failure patients and caregivers

Judy Hodgson is no stranger to looking for health information online. When her husband Allan Whitehead was diagnosed several years ago with heart failure,...

Time: The family caregiver dilemma

By Jane Vock When we say, “I don’t have time” it really feels true. Time is such a precious commodity for family caregivers. If you don’t...

Supporting caregivers in the workplace

By Madonna Gallo When Jodi Montgomery was a teenager, she promised her mother that she would never be alone. Years later, after her stepfather passed away,...

How to de-stress the holidays

It’s a time for cheer, for extravagant meals, for merrymaking with friends and family. But for some of us, the holidays can also be...