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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.

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...

Katharine from Arizona

My spouse of 37 years, Bonnie, is turning 79 in January 2019. She has early stage Alzheimer’s and...

Bonnie from Alabama

After I quit my job and moved home to take care of my mother, she conveniently forgot she had ask...

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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