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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.

William from Massachusetts

I am caregiver for a 95-year-old woman named Zoe who fortunately is in good health, generally spe...

Sue from Oregon

I would like to tell you all a little bit about my sister Laura. Several months ago she took a fa...

Stacy from Tennessee

I help care for my mother Jasmine. With my help she can stay at home. She had a stroke and has ve...

Amy from Montana

I am 26 and was taking care of my adoptive mother's husband, Ron. He had Chronic Obstructive Pulm...

Laurie from North Carolina

My name is Laurie and my mother, Linda, age 71, recently suffered a heart attack in Florida and w...

Dorothy from New York

It was 1992 and my big, strong former 1st Sgt. husband of 35 years looked afraid for the first ti...

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