Changing the Caregiving Conversation

Thoughts and questions to spark a dialogue that will change how we care for caregivers.

A Care Partner's Friend

A Care Partner's Friend

By Candice Smith

One in five Americans workers report providing care to an elderly or disabled family member or friend.  For a company like Nike, with 73,000 employees, that’s nearly 14,600 care partners. It may...

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Words of Comfort

Words of Comfort

By Candice Smith

One of my favorite quotes is from the book Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese.  He wrote: “…what treatment in an emergency is administered by ear? …” to which the answer was ‘Words of comfort…’.

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