Caregiver Tips and Personal Care Skills

Informal Caregiver Tips and Personal Care Skills

TIPS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS 

(excerpts from the National Family Caregivers Association)

Select from any of the topics below:

  • Choosing to Take Charge
  • How to Communicate Your Loved One’s Symptoms During a Crisis
  • How to Communicate Your Loved One’s Symptoms regarding Overall Well Being, Pain and More
  • Checklists to Help You Make the Most of Healthcare Encounters
  • When Your Loved One is Hospitalized

 

Personal Care Skills for the Informal Provider. 

(former excerpts from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging)

Select from any of the topics below:

  • Signs and Symptoms
  • Ostomy Care 
  • Bathing and Grooming
  • Shampoo in Bed 
  • Shaving A Man with a Safety Razor 
  • Getting Out Of Bed 
  • Caring For Ambulatory Older Adult