Civil Rights Pioneer Thrives With Granddaughter’s Help
In 1956 Rob Grier broke barriers as the first African American player in the Sugar Bowl. Now, his family practices teamwork in caring for him.
Why COVID-19 Killed So Many People in Nursing Homes
In one year since the first case of COVID-19 in a U.S. nursing home, more than 170,000 people who lived and worked in long term care facilities have died from the virus. In this video, we explained what happened.
A Legal Checklist for Family Caregivers
As a caregiver, you have a big responsibility in managing your care recipient’s legal affairs. Here’s a checklist to help you protect their legal rights as well as your own.
Son Still Haunted by Mom’s COVID-19 Death
Patrick Chesley served as his mother’s long-distance caregiver and dropped everything to be near her when she contracted COVID-19 in her nursing home.
Leading System Change in Support of Family Caregivers
Hear from hospital innovators leading big system change in support of integrating the family caregiver and the hospital care team.
Ways Family Caregivers Can Maintain Their Mental Health
The COVID-19 pandemic has limited many support systems for caregivers, but AARP expert Amy Goyer offers advice on how to maintain good mental health.
Four Months That Left 54,000 Dead in Long-Term Care
COVID-19 has swept through long-term care facilities with abandon. This is what happened in the first 18 weeks, in the words of those who were there.
Support & Train Family Caregivers Now
Hear from hospital innovators working to provide instruction on complex tasks to prepare family caregivers to deliver care at home.
'Sky Blossom' Documentary Salutes Young Caregivers of Disabled Veterans
AARP-cosponsored film, already getting Oscar buzz, premieres on Nov. 11
Resident’s Thank-You Moves Nursing Home Employee
Rosa Gonzalez is a certified nursing assistant and essential worker whose compassion is felt by all residents at Friendship Village in Tempe, Arizona.
Family Caregivers Deserve Thanks During Pandemic
Over 48 million family caregivers in the U.S. are stepping up in new and different ways to care for loved ones during the coronavirus pandemic.
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