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Every day, you deliver medicine. You deliver meals. You deliver love. Share your family caregiving story with AARP so we can deliver for you—fighting for more support, help at home, workplace flexibility, training, relief, and much more.

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Your Family Caregiving Stories Inspire Us All.

Sharon from Arizona

When my son Derek joined the Army in August of 2005, I became a military mom. When he exited the ...

Ren from New York

Hi, I'm Ren, and my mom's name is Jane. I've always known that I'd take care of my mom when she g...

Yazmina from Florida

My mother has lived 20 years with Parkinson's Disease and I have been taking care of her. She was...

Paula from Texas

My husband had a stroke then brain bleeds in multiple sites from the drug used to treat strokes, ...

Amanda from Florida

Caregiving took away the life I knew, but in return, gave back more than I could have imagined an...

Karen from Hawaii

My mom Mildred had dementia and though we had disagreements, she would not remember them. So my a...

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