Upcoming Webinar - Working Caregivers: The Choices and Mindset

Upcoming Webinar: Working Caregivers: The Choices and Mindset

We’re super excited to be partnering with Network of Executive Women for a webinar on August 17th at 12 PM Central Time. As you know, being a working caregiver comes with unique challenges. We all want to do our best - while feeling our best mentally and physically. We will ...

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The World Around Me is Reopening: Six Questions I Ask When Evaluating Risk

6 questions I ask when evaluating risk for my family

I consider myself a ninja-level caregiver. Over the last ten years, I have cared for my husband through a bone marrow transplant and multiple cancers. I know the protocols for when to worry and who to call. I know how often he should visit the doctors and what tests he ...

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Telling Your Manager You’re A Caregiver

Telling Your Manager You’re A Caregiver

I was recently talking to a very successful sales professional who works at one of the biggest companies in the world. Despite always feeling very supported at work and having great relationships with his managers, he hid the fact that he was thrust into being a caregiver for his wife ...

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Sandwich Generation Caregiving...With a Side of Chips

Sandwich Generation Caregiving...With a Side of Chips

In the caregiving world, the term “sandwich generation” is often used as a way to paint a picture of the complex and varied roles played by a caregiver. This phrase has become so prevalent in mainstream culture, that in 2006 Merriam-Webster and Oxford English Dictionaries officially added the term to ...

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What is Medicare and How Can it Help My Loved One?

What is Medicare and How Can it Help My Loved One?

One of the most difficult parts of caregiving is navigating the health insurance programs that are available. Governmental programs can be complex. Private plans can be expensive and restrictive. And paying out-of-pocket is often impossible. With the coronavirus pandemic it is even more imperative that your loved one have access ...

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June 2020 Product Updates: New look, send money & get resources

June 2020 updates to the ianacare app: New look, send money & get resources

It has been amazing and inspiring to talk to so many of the 8000+ family caregivers and supporters over the past few months as we all figure out ways to navigate life during these difficult times. Now, we are excited to share some updates to the ianacare app that will ...

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Caregiver Questions: Who should I invite to my support team?

Caregiver Questions: Who should I invite to my support team?

Today I want to share a new video series we're starting where we answer your family caregiving questions (or find an expert to answer them if we can't.) Below is the first video featuring our co-founder, Jessica, answering the question "Who should I invite to my caregiving support team?" Have ...

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