Community social workers can be fully trained nurses, house cleaners or chauffeurs. The cost is usually minimal but since they are only available for short periods of time, the caregiver problem still exists.
By: Natasha Morgan
Until we become personally involved, we don’t appreciate the difficult challenges that millions of people face when a loved one becomes ill and requires caregiving.
The majority of unpaid family caregivers in the US are women juggling their valuable time between job and family responsibilities. Many otherwise responsible employees are forced to take time off work to meet caregiver obligations. A career oriented woman …