Long Distance Caregivers have a New Tool in Care Groups

Living far away from a loved one who needs help is perhaps one of the most difficult aspects facing long-distance caregivers. Lacking the ability to monitor daily wellbeing and care can cause stress and feelings of guilt. But AGIS CareGroups can give long-distance caregivers a resource to help them watch over their loved one in […]

Budget Shortfalls Could Undermine Care

Economic forecasts are causing many to pinch pennies and tighten belts. Federal funding, state programs and non-profit organizations have all had to reign in spending and cut expenses, and elder care assistance resources are dwindling. Even after deciding what tasks to assign to a home caregiver or which local resources to utilize to find one, […]

CareGroups Make it Easy for Families to Stay Organized

One of the top complaints among family caregivers is that their siblings aren’t helping. A National Family Caregivers Association survey found that 76 percent of family caregivers say they don’t receive help from other family members. This troubling statistic is one of the reasons AGIS now offers Family CareGroups. Family CareGroups is an easy-to-use, private […]