On this podcast you'll hear one-on-one interviews with Family Caregivers. Family Caregivers are people who care for a sick, elderly or disabled loved one.
Episode #5: Cathy
In episode #5 of the Family Caregiver Podcast we speak to Cathy. Cathy is caring for her Mother-in-law who is suffering from Dementia. Cathy shares what is has been like taking on the role of caregiver and learning to cope with issues such as sundowning.
Episode #4: Heather
In episode #4 of the Family Caregiver Podcast we speak to Heather. Heather is caring for her husband who is battling severe mental illness. Heather shares how she adopted the role of caregiver and navigated the legal complexities to become a paid caregiver for her husband. Heather shares how she sees herself as an advocate for her husband's care and provides tips for how other caregivers can do the same for the person they are caring for. Enjoy!
Episode #3: Brenda
In episode #3 of the Family Caregiver Podcast we speak to Brenda from Austin, Texas. Brenda cared for her husband for over a decade. Brenda shares her caregiving experience and a few tips for how to tackle common questions that friends and family members will ask as you're going through your caregiving journey. Enjoy!
Episode #2: Suzy
Episode #2 of the Family Caregiver is a conversation with Suzy from Brooklyn, New York. Suzy is currently caring for her Mom and has recently transitioned to providing end of life care. During our conversation, Suzy shares what the transition to end of life care has been like, a few of her caregiving tips, and her perspective on hot-button issues like medical marijuana and Die with Dignity laws based on her experience caring for her Mom.
Episode #1: Robert
Episode #1 of the Family Caregiver is an interview with Robert from Austin, Texas. Robert cared for both of his parents and also spent time as a professional caregiver. Robert shares his caregiving experience and a few things he's learned throughout his journey.
Amazing podcast 👌
I love this show. I’m a family caregiver myself and I love to hear stories from other caregivers that are going through something similar to me. It’s hard to find a place where you can hear stories from other people and so this show is perfect. Suzy’s episode had me in tears. Thank you!!