Family Caregivers Deserve Thanks During Pandemic
Over 48 million family caregivers in the U.S. are stepping up in new and different ways to care for loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic.
Key Questions to Ask Before Visiting a Nursing Home
Before you return to in-person visits in a nursing home, ask these key questions to ensure the health and safety of yourself and your loved ones. For more, visit aarp.org/nursinghomes.
Heartbreaking Story of a Nursing Home Coronavirus Death
No family should be left in the dark about their loved one’s health in a nursing home. Tell Congress to act now and hold nursing homes accountable.
Veteran Battles PTSD Due to Motorcycle Suicide Bomber
Staff Sgt. Rodney Ridgeway enlisted in the U.S. Army one month before 9/11. In 2012, he returned home from his third deployment to Iraq with severe PTSD, traumatic brain injury and other invisible wounds.
Special Coronavirus Tele-Town Hall on Caregiving
Actress Susan Lucci and AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins discussed how to support family caregivers and protect residents in nursing facilities
Planning Your Advance Health Care Directives
AARP caregiving expert and attorney Amanda Singleton provides advice on preparing your advance health care directives during the COVID-19 pandemic.
6 Questions to Ask if a Loved One Is in a Nursing Home
AARP expert Amy Goyer provides questions to ask nursing homes, assisted living or other long-term care facilities during the COVID-19 outbreak.
How to Form a Caregiving Plan During Coronavirus
Many older adults may rely more on family members’ help during social isolation. Here's how caregivers can get prepared and keep loved ones healthy.
What Not to Say to a Caregiver
Family caregivers have a tough job. Learn some things you can say to be supportive — and things you should never say to a caregiver.
The AARP Minute: February 4, 2020
In today’s “AARP Minute,” heart attack symptoms are different for men and women, and a new documentary showcases art, activism and race in black cinema.
How to Get Paid as a Caregiver
Caregiving for a loved one can be time-consuming and drain your finances, but there are ways to get help with earning money.
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