Respite Makes the Difference

June 7, 2021

  According to the American Journal of Public Health, family caregivers who provide 36 or more hours of care a week are more likely than non-caregivers to experience symptoms of…

Your Voice Matters!

May 18, 2021

From AgeGuide Northeastern Illinois, the Area Agency on Aging for the Illinois counties of Boone, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Kankakee, Lake, McHenry, and Will. AgeGuide oversees federal and state programs that…

Stress Busting Program for Family Caregivers

April 14, 2021

This Stress Busting Program for Family Caregivers is specifically designed for family caregivers of a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia or memory issue. Medical diagnosis is not…

Caregiving Is Love… AND Work

March 23, 2021

“Caregiving is work“… three simple words that recognize the everyday efforts of the millions of family caregivers who provide care to their loved ones. Because it is work, the Illinois…