I Am a Cargiver

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 5 People

    In the past 5 months I took care of a boy who's

    20 who was born blind, took him for errands heated up his meals for him we played bowling every week and I would take him on chocolate milk runs because that was his favorite thing to do I still talk to him and miss him so much, best experience of my entire life.. Open your mind...
    freespiritgal2777 freespiritgal2777
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2014

    I am a caregiver to my 57 year old husband

    who has end stage liver cancer. Looking back I think he had mild bipolar issues before. However, all the cancer meds have made those symptoms much worse. His outbursts are terrible and he is mentally regressing. It is like trying to care for a 225 lb 3year old. If something...
    pottersclay pottersclay
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 20, 2014

    Sorted Things Out a Little

    Its normal to have empathy for people downhearted at times but, to me it comes really naturally when I'm helping those who are elderly spend their close ending hours in peace and with dignity.   I thought all my life, writting was my calling since I enjoyed writting...
    N1peace N1peace
    18-21
    Dec 29, 2008

    i was a caregiver for my dad

    and brother before they died when i was helping take care of my brother my mom took care of my dad and after my brother died i concentrated all my efforts on my mom and dad 6 months later my dad died and i have been a caregiver ever since for my mom it is very rewarding but...
    Blackbart1966 Blackbart1966
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Mar 10, 2014
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