help for caregivers
All caregivers need help, despite the differences in their situations.
Arranging a short-term stay in assisted living places can provide caregivers with a break.
They are an unprotected (free) workforce and the nation could show a little more gratitude.
Why aren't the needs of the nation's 34 million caregivers front and center?
Family caregivers save the country about $500 billion a year. This is the least we can do for them.
Since Me Time is not about achieving a goal, it needs to become a lifestyle staple - something you work into your busy life and the Monday concept gives you 52 chances during the year to find your Me Time.
Researchers say that presenteeism cuts individual productivity by one-third or more. In fact, presenteeism appears to be a much costlier problem for employers than absenteeism.