Tag: Job Loss

Caregiving Is Risky Business for Family Caregivers

New research from Transamerica Institute finds caregivers risking their health and finances to care for loved ones LOS ANGELES, CA – September 19, 2017 – Nine out of 10 non-professional family caregivers feel that it’s important to provide a good quality of life for the person they care for, like helping, and enjoy spending time […]

Technology can lend a hand to family caregivers

By:  Telegram.com http://www.telegram.com/news/20170730/technology-can-lend-hand-to-family-caregivers John Dowd of Worcester moved back home a few years ago to care for his father, who had Alzheimer’s disease, while managing his own job in field service, a position that required him to travel. He relied on a panoply of technology to make it work: internet-connected security cameras, shoes with GPS tracking […]