Does your business or the company you work for have a care culture you can be proud of? Do you feel supported by your employer when it comes to having to tend to your caregiving responsibilities? Here is a great report released by Harvard Business School https://www.hbs.edu/managing-the-future-of-work/Documents/The_Caring_Company.p https://www.hbs.edu/managing-the-future-of-work/Documents/The_Caring_Company.pdf df
June 6, 2019 is ‘What matters to you?’ Day. The aim of creating a day around this question is to help encourage the shift of conversation between patient and health care provider from what is wrong with you, to what matters to you. The intention of the question has since expanded to reach everyone you … Continue reading What Matters to You?
You understand what financial impacts are experienced while being a caregiver and rarely is there time to think about your financial future. This document, Financial Steps for Caregivers, can help you create strategies for your financial health. Although this booklet is geared towards women caregiving for older adults we are sure there is information that … Continue reading Financial strategies for Caregivers
With the millennial generation taking on the role of caregiver, employers are faced with recognizing that paid family leave needs to extend beyond leave for new parents. This article, Paid Leave for Caregivers Being Used to Attract Millennials, brings up some great reasons why employers need to respond to this “growing segment of the workforce.” … Continue reading Are employers seeing the light?
If you want to share your experiences with caregiving and work, Joe Fuller would love to hear from you. Stories submitted will be shared anonymously on social media or will be used in the future as Professor Fuller and his team work to bring attention to this important issue. Submit stories to ManagingTheFutureOfWork@hbs.edu.
If you would like to submit your comments for the Idaho State Plan for Independent Living (SPIL) amendments, the comment period ends on May 31st. To access all documents and read more please follow this link PUBLIC NOTICE.
It’s hard enough to focus on your health when you have to just take care of yourself, but how can you possibly make time to do so when taking care of your caree (a person you provide care for)? Some ways suggested in an article published in 2016: Eating a balanced diet – this can … Continue reading Checking in with yourself
This is the month to celebrate all the connecting, creating, and contributing older Americans do each and every day. Thank you!
AARP released their findings in the new Home Alone Revisited report which built upon the study originally conducted in 2012. This study looks at how family caregivers are managing their specific caregiver tasks. For the full report click on the following link Home Alone Revisited.