Stories Archives - Caring Across Generations

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Make United Pay: Disability Activist’s Wheelchair Destroyed by United Airlines

When you take a flight, you expect that you and your belongings will get to your destination safe and sound....

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You Are Not Alone: On Being an LGBTQ+ Caregiver

My father died in 1986. Like so many in his generation, he was lost to the AIDS pandemic. My father...

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Meet Ifetayo Harvey, Our New Social Media Manager

We’re so excited to welcome Ifetayo Harvey to the Caring Across team! She brings a ton of social media and...

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In their own words: Allen Galeon on being a professional and family caregiver

We’re excited to feature the voices of caregivers and care workers in our new series, In Their Own Words. Our...

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You’re not ok and it is a big deal: Why caregiving can be taxing on our mental health

I started seeing a therapist in the fall of 2011 after graduating with my Bachelor’s degree the previous spring and...

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Five approaches for caregivers to work with loss and grief

ZEN CAREGIVING PROJECT is a non-profit organization that teaches mindfulness-based tools and techniques to caregivers to build their emotional resilience,...

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Caregivers Respond to Biden’s $400B Investment in Care Infrastructure

With the release of Biden’s $400 billion care infrastructure plan, most responses fall into one of 2 categories:  1) Finally,...

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The Care Investment We’ve Been Advocating For

One week ago, President Joe Biden announced his new economic recovery package that includes $400 billion (yes, with a B!)...

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Meet Rocío, Our New Senior Policy Associate

We’re so excited to welcome Rocío González to Caring Across as our new senior state policy associate! Rocío brings a...

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Family caregiving as a rite of passage

ZEN CAREGIVING PROJECT is a non-profit organization that teaches mindfulness-based tools and techniques to caregivers to build their emotional resilience, reduce...

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