Listen to participants who have benefited from the Vanderbilt Caregiver Support Group.
Amy Walter, Licensed Master Social Worker, discusses with Stacey Bonner, Family Services Coordinator, about caregiver burnout.
Keep drugs that are no longer needed out of the medicine cabinet and dispose of them safely.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Volunteer Program for Seniors Stacey Bonner from the Child & Family Center spoke with Rochelle Fuller, RSVP Coordinator for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cheatham County and Judy Gilmore, a mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters about the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.
Learn how to prevent caregiver burnout and find resources to assist you in that role.
As parents age, it is important for the whole family to discuss financial issues, health needs, and other important lifestyle decisions. While these can be difficult conversations to have, it is important to pro-actively make plans before a crisis necessitates action.
If you're new to caregiving, this checklist can help you learn more about how to cope with the new responsibilities you have.
Coping with Caregiving Stacey Bonner, Family Services Coordinator, speaks to Caroll Berry, a Vanderbilt employee, about her personal experience with caregiving. Learn about the the Vanderbilt Child and Family Center’s services for aging loved ones.
Elder abuse is common among older americans. Do you the different types of elder abuse?
Find resources, programs, and services to assist with caring for elderly loved ones.