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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.

Kathy from Pennsylvania

I am a full time caregiver for my mother with dementia. My father was also very ill before he pa...

Vikkie from Florida

My son was shot 15 times and lived. I was in Texas at the time and immediately moved back to Flor...

Cynthia from Wisconsin

At 56 my husband was diagnosed with early onset dementia and luckily I was eligible for state ret...

Bill from Virginia

You may know me from my time as president of Prince William Federation of Teachers, but this is s...

Mary from Virginia

My 84 year old husband has Limb/Girdle Muscular Dystrophy and has been wheelchair bound since a f...

Mickie from California

I am caring for my mother Jo Ann. Three years ago in April, my mother, living in Ohio at the tim...

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