ElderCarelink Blog

Just How Strong Do Caregivers Need to Be, Anyway?

by Isabel Fawcett, SPHR
September 29th, 2010 at 10:20 am

Beyond a shadow of doubt, caregivers demonstrate strength in caring for others who are chronically ill. Like other individuals, there are other things we could be doing in our lives. If, as some caregivers say, they did not choose caregiving, those caregivers are even stronger than they realize. They’ve not walked away or turned their backs even though caregiving chose them, and not the other way around. Strength is a matter of perspective.

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