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No falls!

It’s the leading cause of death and injury According to the CDC, every second of every day,...

Do a Benefits Checkup

Get ready for Medicare Open Enrollment “Dad, what is this regular charge deducted from your checking account?”...

Medicare covers this

Don’t spend your hard-earned money on items that insurance will cover “Family caregivers also spend on average...

PTO for a parent

“Hi mom, how did it go at your doctor’s appointment today?” “Well, they said that I needed...

In-Home Care Program

I wonder if the older adult you are caring for qualifies for this federal and state funded...

Her mom moved in.

Carmen Abela-Burns imagined that living together with her mom would enable them to spend good quality time...

Grants for respite care

Respite care provides short-term relief for primary caregivers. It can be arranged for just an afternoon or...

A little help, please

ONE question that reduces overwhelm when caring for an older adult with dementia, Alzheimer’s or physical needs...

Paying for Dementia Care

We interviewed Kathryn Cherkas from the Alzheimer’s Association about paying for care. Here’s what she said: “[For]...

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BIO: Founded by sisters Debbie and Elizabeth during the COVID-19 pandemic, Ways & Wane equips U.S. family caregivers with resources to calmly navigate their challenges. We walked the same road with our father and deliver the help we wish we had.

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