It is such a trying time when a loved one needs long-term care services, it difficult on all ends of the spectrum. For so many it is the parents that need care, the parents that have spent so many years caring for you and now it is your turn to care for them. When this happens most of us, we will typically have our own children we are caring for, in addition to a job, a house and all the other things that you have to care for on a daily basis. Trying to find the time and energy to care for a loved can be so difficult. Even though there is nothing know one can do to alleviate the need for care there are some reasources out there to help.
Genworth has a whole website dedicated to caregiving, it is called AARP Caregiving Help and Advice from Genworth. It is a national caregiving service dedicated to helping AARP members and their families find information, advice and guidance to support their long-term care needs, when your loved ones are receiving care. The website is https://caregiving.genworth.com/. There is lots of articles, how to's, checklists, learning about caregiving and long-term care, helpful questions and answers, assessment tools, care provider search, and much more!