As life expectancies increase, medical treatments advance, and increasing numbers of people live with chronic illness and disabilities, more and more of us find ourselves caring for a loved one at home. Whether you’re taking care of an aging parent, a handicapped spouse, or looking after a child with a physical or mental illness, providing care for a family member in need is an act of kindness, love, and loyalty.
Original Article Source Credits: Help Guide , https://www.helpguide.org/
Article Written By: Melinda Smith, M.A. and Jeanne Segal
Original Article Posted on : July 2019
Link to Original Article: https://www.helpguide.org/articles/parenting-family/family-caregiving.htm