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When a friend you love is the family caregiver for a senior they love, buying a holiday gift that shows you empathize with their struggle can present a bit of a challenge. Anyone who has watched a caregiver try to juggle all of their responsibilities knows that the role is exhausting and overwhelming many days.
Caregiving can also have an impact on the caregiver’s own family finances. They often incur unplanned expenses at the very time they are cutting back on the number of hours they work outside the home to allow them to care for their loved one.
What can you do to care for the caregiver in your life during the holidays?
We have a few suggestions for you to consider.
Gift Ideas for the Family Caregiver
The bottom line is that the best holiday gifts for caregivers are probably ones that help them manage the stress and strain juggling from so many responsibilities in a day creates.
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