Dementia Caregiving in Sonoma CA

Dementia Caregiving

When Nobody Appreciates You, What Can You Do?

By Paula Spencer, Caring.com senior editor

What's worse –- the many challenging dimensions of dementia caregiving, like losing your privacy, worrying, assisting with daily living, filling the long hours, coping with new expenses, the anticipatory grief of watching someone you love change, and family-work stress (to name, oh, a few) –- or the thanklessness of it all?

Feeling taken for granted as a caregiver is incredibly common. Surveys indicate that more than half of all caregivers do. And yes, these understandable feelings are a stressor. What also adds stress: Feeling sheepish when you want to complain about this.

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Are you providing Home Care for someone with Dementia? Please contact www.seniorcareauthority.com for help in the Sonoma area!