Why Millennials Care About Long-Term Care

Recently I’ve heard several stories of families having to deplete their entire life savings just to qualify for Medicaid. Hitting much closer to home are my experiences of watching my mother take on the role of caregiver for my grandfather. These stories and experiences have forced me to confront my own indifference, as a millennial, about long-term care — an issue seemingly a long time away from playing a role in my life. According to a study conducted by Genworth …

Don’t Miss Our December 1st Caregiving Forum!

  One of our biggest challenges for caregivers is finding time to take advantage of all the wisdom and resources available to us. Over the past 25 years, I’ve  participated in many workshops and swapped stories and solutions with fellow professionals and caregivers. I’ve also written a lot and read many good books and articles. Still, I find there is always something new to learn and share: new housing and care options cropping up all over the nation; new treatment …