paid caregivers

The story you're about to read is true; the names have been changed to protect the guilty

posted on October 1, 2011 - 3:31pm
I’m fortunate in that many of my paid caregivers have been professional, reliable, respectful, pleasant and hard- working. Some have been with me for so long we think of them as family. Whether it was sharing my excitement over self-publishing a novel and moving into our new house, or helping me through the misery of my first months of diabetes and the nightmare of my mother’s breast cancer, they...
posted on September 1, 2005 - 4:13pm
QUEST Vol. 12, No. 5
Those of us with muscular dystrophy would most like a cure, but in the meantime we'd also like governmental policies that support the highest quality of life possible. Instead, those of us with severe disabilities are frustrated by long-term care policies that favor institutionalization and deny us our full rights as citizens.