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Infographic: Caregiving - the challenges and the solutions

November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time of year when we recognize and celebrate the efforts of family caregivers. As we appreciate those efforts, it’s also important that we take time to understand the challenges that caregiving presents. For many Americans, caregiving is much more than lending a hand here and there, it’s effectively a second full-time job in terms of the hours they put in to caregiving. 
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Our new infographic, Caregiving – the challenges & the solutions, examines the effects of caregiving on not just the patient, but the caregiver and their employer as well. It also takes a look at some of the ways that organizations provide solutions to these hardships.

To tackle an important issue such as caregiving requires us to understand the challenges and the available solutions to the problem. Read our new infographic to understand what caregivers face and some of the options to help make life easier for everyone involved.

  1 The basics. Longtermcare.acl.gov. Accessed August, 2017.