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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.

Susan from Illinois

I Choose Joy By Susan Not knowing her future forces us to live and find Joy in the present. ...

Maggie from Kentucky

Ted is my spouse with Alzheimer’s disease. The indicators began around 2012 when I noticed the sy...

Diana from Florida

It began with doctor appointments that soon escalated to more frequent visits to specialists and ...

Tinne from Kansas

I care for my mom, Karen. She has been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, and deg...

Melinda from Texas

I have been a caregiver for about 16 years for 3 parents. My father Jack was bearable but could g...

Meg from Vermont

It's the call no adult child wants to get. My 80-year-old mother was being rushed to the hosp...

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