Family Caregiving Series: Using a Walker or Cane and Navigating Stairs - AARP
Critical steps to follow for correct walker and cane use at home.
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About AARP’s Online Communities for Family Caregivers
Are you a caregiver? You’re not alone. We explain how you can find support from those going through similar situations with our online forum.
Hilary Swank Reveals How Caring for Her Dad Changed Her
In 2015, Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank put her career on hold for three years to be her dad’s primary caregiver. She talks about the gift of not sweating the small stuff and the importance of taking time for self-care.
Be Part of "I Heart Caregivers"
Find out how to participate in our storytelling initiative, learn about our advocacy work in family caregiving and share your caregiving story.
What Is a "Prepare to Care Guide"?
With more than 40 million people taking care of a loved one in the U.S., AARP helps people ease into the caregiving journey in five basic steps.
Play the 'Do You Care Challenge'
Experience a day in the life of someone who is caring for a loved one and balancing everyday life. You will walk away with an understanding of the joys and challenges of family caregiving and then be better prepared to offer support.
'What They Had' Movie Trailer
Blythe Danner, Hilary Swank, Michael Shannon and Robert Forster star in the caregiving movie. The film is inspired by the real life experience of writer and director Elizabeth Chomko, whose grandmother had Alzheimer’s.