Caregiver Jobs and Career Advice
Caregiver Job Duties - 5 reasons why caregiving is more than just a jobJob Duties
Caregiver job duties have evolved from being “just a job” to become a vocation that calls for a deep dedication to helping those in need. There is a growing demand for competent, dedicated, and compassionate caregivers, including certified nurse’s aides, home health aides, personal care aides, and more.
African immigrants, the American dream, & home health aidesHHA
Dr. Cati Coe, an anthropology researcher, shares the story of one Ghanaian immigrant who worked as a home health aide in Washington DC.
Our Tips on How to be an Effective CaregiverCaregiver
Caregiving can be a complicated job for many caregiving professionals. Most family members of your clients are not trained or prepared to do a broad range of tasks and effectively cater to their loved one’s daily needs. As a CNA or caregiver, here are two tips to keep in mind as you provide care to adults and children in their homes.
Caregiving 101 - 10 ways to care for individuals with dementiacaregiving Dementia Care
If you're working in a caregiver job and caring for a client who has early dementia, here are ten practical ways for you to consider, discuss with your nursing supervisor, and figure out if they can make things easier for you and your client.
Senior home care taught me to stop and smell the roses!Caregiver Stories
As a caregiver in senior home care, my clients taught me to “stop & smell the roses,” appreciate each day and live without regret. Learn more about the lessons I learned in senior home care.