May 17, 2011
Balancing work and eldercare isn’t easy
Balancing eldercare and work situations vary tremendously and no single action plan works for everyone. Developing your own customized strategy can lighten your load and reduce stress.
It’s also important to think about caregiving as an important role in your life.
Performing well at work and being successful in your role as caregivers require similar elements — the right skills and information needed for your situation and being happy and healthy.
Caregivers need good information to make good decisions — at work and outside of work. A key strategy in balancing your role as a working caregiver is developing a workable plan.