Daily or In-Home Caregiver
Many of us choose to care daily for an older, sick, or disabled family member or friend and feel rewarded by it at times. Others have the in-home caregiver role suddenly forced upon them—as with spouses of injured veterans returning home from service. Juggling caregiving, employment and family can leave these caregivers overwhelmed and at greatest risk for depression as they often don't get the breaks (respite), they need. Help is available . . .