Caring for an ailing family member can be one of the saddest and most difficult experiences in a family’s history. Yet, it can also be one of a family’s most fulfilling and meaningful experiences. A lot of love, and even laughter, can be shared as the patient and family learn to live fully today while preparing for tomorrow.
There are many responsibilities associated with caring for a seriously ill friend or relative. Iowa City Hospice offers seriousillness.org/iowacity to help caregivers navigate the caregiving journey.
Through this valuable resource, we provide:
- Educational articles (medical concerns, emotional-spiritual issues and important decisions)
- Caregiving tips
- Directory of community programs
- Links to national resources
- Monthly e-newsletter
- A family blog tool
- “Share Your Story”
- “Ask The Expert”
Iowa City Hospice is proud to provide this educational resource to support our community of caregivers who so tenderly care for frail or ill loved ones.