Fourteen Friends' Guide to Eldercaring

Fourteen Friends' Guide to Eldercaring

Practical Advice, Inspiration, Shared Experiences, Space for your Thoughts

Book - 1999
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The Fourteen Friends who wrote this book have maintained and cherished each other's friendship since high school days in Arlington, Virginia. They include a neurologist, a psychiatric nurse practitioner, a drug and alcohol counselor, teachers, and small business owners. Over the years, their conversation and concerns have progressed from boyfriends, husbands, children and careers to caring for their aging parents. As in the past, they continue to share advice and information along with laughter and tears. Now, in this very readable guide, they share personal anecdotes and solutions to difficult situations faced in their own caregiving experiences with loved ones. Each chapter covers a wealth of information and gives helpful tips and resources garnered from their work and research. Knowing how important it is for a caregiver to reflect and plan, this interactive guide provides you with ample space for observations on a loved one's condition, vital emergency information, appointments, and your own ideas.
Publisher: Sterling, VA : Capital Books, [1999], ©1999
ISBN: 9781892123084
Branch Call Number: 362.6 Fo
Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Eldercaring


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These 14 friends have known each other since high school and are well along life's path. Several are health professionals, and all of them faced the eventuality of needing to provide care for aging parents. Here is their collective wisdom, with an emphasis on being prepared.

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