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Cecillia from Oklahoma

Mother, Dorothy was a very independent person, she cared for others now she needs assistance. It ...

Catherine from Georgia

My brothers put my mom in assisted living against her will. She was so upset and unhappy. When ...

Maryanna from Maryland

I am in a very unique situation. I have been an agent with New York Life and work heavily in life...

Mary from Indiana

I was a caregiver for my parents as well as my brother. My father and brother both died within 24...

Antoinette from DC

Hello I am Antoinette and I am the loving caregiver to my 26 year old son Richard. Richard's issu...

Garald from Indiana

My wife was diagnosed in 2012 with possible Alzheimer’s disease, which changed in 2013 to Dementi...