When a Family Caregiver Needs Care

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When a loved one needs additional help at home, a family member will typically volunteer. However, as their loved one’s condition worsen, their needs tend to increase in demand – often becoming overwhelmed. A family caregiver may experience increased fatigue physically, mentally, and even emotionally. To help, Visiting Angels Santa Clarita shares some insight on caring for a family caregiver.

One of the first things you can do is offer your family caregiver time off. Something as simple as taking time to be away and recharge can make a world of difference. Once they come back, they’ll have regained the emotional and physical energy they need.

With plenty more options to care for a family caregiver, you can read the full article by visiting: https://www.visitingangels.com/santaclarita/taking-care-of-the-family-caregiver-weekly-message_3960