Caregiver Self-Guided Resources

Minnesota’s care team offers self-guided support resources. Check back often as we add content periodically.

 

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Forgiveness: Letting Go of Grudges and Bitterness

Forgiveness: Letting Go of Grudges and Bitterness

Letting go of grudges and bitterness. When someone you care about hurts you, you can hold on to anger, resentment and thoughts of revenge — or embrace forgiveness and move forward.

Recognizing Caregiver Burnout

Recognizing Caregiver Burnout

Caregiver burnout is a state of physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion that may be accompanied by a change in attitude – from positive and caring to negative and unconcerned.

Self-Care for Family Caregivers

Self-Care for Family Caregivers

First, care for yourself. When your needs are taken care of, the person you care for will benefit, too.

Taking Care of You

Taking Care of You

Self-care for family caregivers – first, care for yourself. When your needs are taken care of, the person you care for will benefit, too.

When the Caregiver Wants More for the Care-Receiver

When the Caregiver Wants More for the Care-Receiver

Often times we are caught up in the caregiving scenario that seems to bring demands on us and what may seem to be, ungratefulness.

Hospice – Affirms life, but never denies death. Recognizes dying as a normal process of life. Honors wishes. Offers choices. Brings commitment and compassion. Strengthens families. Is about faith, hope and caring.

“We do not remember days, we remember moments.”

Cesar Pavese

“People die, but love does not die.
It is recycled from one heart,
from one life, to another.”

Harold S. Kushner