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Did You Know?

  • Using those closest to us as caregivers costs more than you think.

  • Over their lifetime, caregivers lose an average of $650,000 in income.

  • Caregivers spend more than $19,000 annually in out-of-pocket expenses, including food, transportation, medication, and lost wages, to help the client.

  • Family caregivers care for their loved one an average of 8 years.

  • 40% of surveyed informal caregivers reported that caregiving affected their ability to advance their career.

  • Caregivers start by providing a small amount of care, which inevitably increases beyond their expectations.

  • Caregiving often takes a toll on personal health and relationships.