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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.

Teresa from Rhode Island

My husband Chick and I have been married for 24 years. In late 2004, he was diagnosed with early...

Patrick from Michigan

Hi my name is Patrick. I cared for my mother Nancy. She had esophagus cancer. She couldn't eat so...

Rick from Utah

March 2016 my 83 year old mother had heart surgury and I flew down to help my father after 2 week...

Angela from Texas

My name is Angela. My mother suffered a stroke in 2012 which left her incapacitated. As the onl...

Rain from Wyoming

Hey my name is Rain G. and I am currently taking care of my grandmother Jocelyn, she was diagnose...

Sarah from Nevada

I'm a caregiver for my pop pop Fernando. He's 80 years old and still able to walk around and stil...

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