CAREGIVEN | BLOG

Writings and resources to support the care journey for all caregivers.

white chess pieces on the board

2 min read

Why Legal Planning Matters

As a caregiver, daily responsibilities may already be overwhelming. From addressing basic needs to making difficult medical decisions, your plate is...

Symbol of a tree and leaves shaped as a human head

2 min read

Am I a Caregiver?

In the hustle of daily life, we sometimes find ourselves adopting roles without realizing it. Caregiving sneaks up on us, starting with small...

compass

2 min read

Can a Caregiving App Really Help Me?

Do you ever feel as though you're carrying the weight of the world — juggling appointments, managing medications, coordinating household upkeep — all...

Stack of white paperwork achieves with black binder paper clips

2 min read

5 Critical Legal Documents for Caregivers

Imagine this scenario: Your parent is admitted to the hospital following a health crisis and had not previously outlined preferences or appointed...

 water droplet splash

2 min read

Coping with the Emotional Toll of Legal Responsibilities

"I felt like I was drowning in paperwork and legal jargon," confessed a caregiver overseeing her elderly father’s legal affairs. "Making decisions...

3 min read

"Chosen Family" Caregivers

Recently I learned that a friend is the power-of-attorney and executor for the mother of her ex-husband. Knowing Jennifer’s divorce hadn’t been...

6 min read

A Reluctant, Yet Thankful Caregiver

I don’t think any of us sign up to be a caregiver — we just sorta fall into it. I always figured that Jane, being ten years younger, would be the one...

blocks of letters saying don't forget

5 min read

Why You Care: Quotes from Caregivers

The caregiving path is paved with profound moments - acts of selflessness, gestures of love, countless sacrifices. Yet, it's also lined with intense...

4 min read

Hepatitis & the US Military

While Americans pause for two minutes of silence at 3 PM local time this Memorial Day to remember and honor those who have died in service to the...

white chess pieces on the board

2 min read

Why Legal Planning Matters

As a caregiver, daily responsibilities may already be overwhelming. From addressing basic needs to making difficult medical decisions, your plate is...

Read More
Stack of white paperwork achieves with black binder paper clips

2 min read

5 Critical Legal Documents for Caregivers

Imagine this scenario: Your parent is admitted to the hospital following a health crisis and had not previously outlined preferences or appointed...

Read More
 water droplet splash

2 min read

Coping with the Emotional Toll of Legal Responsibilities

"I felt like I was drowning in paperwork and legal jargon," confessed a caregiver overseeing her elderly father’s legal affairs. "Making decisions...

Read More

3 min read

"Chosen Family" Caregivers

Recently I learned that a friend is the power-of-attorney and executor for the mother of her ex-husband. Knowing Jennifer’s divorce hadn’t been...

Read More

6 min read

A Reluctant, Yet Thankful Caregiver

I don’t think any of us sign up to be a caregiver — we just sorta fall into it. I always figured that Jane, being ten years younger, would be the one...

Read More
Symbol of a tree and leaves shaped as a human head

2 min read

Am I a Caregiver?

In the hustle of daily life, we sometimes find ourselves adopting roles without realizing it. Caregiving sneaks up on us, starting with small...

Read More
compass

2 min read

Can a Caregiving App Really Help Me?

Do you ever feel as though you're carrying the weight of the world — juggling appointments, managing medications, coordinating household upkeep — all...

Read More
blocks of letters saying don't forget

5 min read

Why You Care: Quotes from Caregivers

The caregiving path is paved with profound moments - acts of selflessness, gestures of love, countless sacrifices. Yet, it's also lined with intense...

Read More

4 min read

Hepatitis & the US Military

While Americans pause for two minutes of silence at 3 PM local time this Memorial Day to remember and honor those who have died in service to the...

Read More