When you're starting out as a family caregiver, it's hard to know where to begin. Perhaps you've only recently realized that a loved one needs assistance, and is no longer as self-sufficient as he or she once was. Or perhaps there has been a sudden change in a loved one's health.
Now it's time to take action, and take stock of the people, services and information that will help you care for your loved one. The earlier you find support, the better.