finding a caregiver

Tips for achieving quality of life and independence by living with paid personal attendants and their familes

posted on December 31, 2009 - 1:19am
A wise friend at my Quaker meeting once told me, “It’s a ministry to offer help, but it’s also a ministry to accept help.” Let’s just say that my life situation has given me quite a lot of opportunities to exercise the ministry of accepting help! I was born with type 2 spinal muscular atrophy and left home for graduate school at age 25 never having had anyone except my mother help me with my...
posted on November 1, 2004 - 10:05am
Albrecht as a senior She quit. It was 2 a.m., three weeks before the end of my freshman year at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, and my personal care aide quit.