Living with Illness

The caregiving journey
Caregiving is a journey. Sometimes you walk beside your loved one. Sometimes they need to go ahead on their own. Here we present two of the most common conditions, with suggestions for navigating your journey together. We also provide you with a page of useful and credible Internet resources for family caregivers.

Living with cancer
Although each cancer is unique, there are common threads among them all.

Living with dementia (conditions such as Alzheimer’s)
When your relative is in the advanced stages of dementia, it’s hard to know what he or she wants. Gain caregiving tips to help you on this journey of memory loss.

Links for families
Discover links to online resources that make your caregiving journey easier.