New to caregiving
First steps for new caregivers
When you’re about to start caring for a loved one at home, it’s natural to have questions and concerns. “Where do I start?” "Am I doing this right?” ”How can I make my loved one’s life easier?” Those questions are perfectly normal.
Below are the basic things you need to know when starting as a caregiver. We’ll guide you through them, and help make the challenges easier for you to overcome.
For more help on getting started as a caregiver, see our tips and support tools.