Caring for Grandparents

Advice, information and support for family caregivers who are providing long-term care for their grandparent(s).

Grandparent Articles

  • 5 Dementia Tips from a Grandson

    Younger generations are surprisingly insightful when it comes to handling their elders’ dementia-related behaviors. See what techniques this teenager uses while visiting his grandmother, who has Alzheimer’s disease.

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  • A New Generation of Caregivers: Grandchildren Taking Care of Grandparents

    In situations where seniors’ adult children aren’t willing or able to assist with their care, grandchildren are rising to the occasion. These younger caregivers face countless challenges, but there are resources available to help them navigate this role.

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  • Involving the Grandkids in Caring for Elderly Parents

    One of the most remarkable and enduring human relationships in our society is between grandparents and their grandkids.Your children may be an important addition to your caregiving team.

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  • Multigenerational Living: The Ins and Outs of In-law Suites

    A multigenerational household may seem convenient, but there are many factors to consider before moving to a larger home or building an addition to accomodate an elder.

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