Study Finds Many Family Caregivers Experiencing Distress, Highlights How Professional Home Care Providers Help

In Canada, home health providers use standardized assessment tools to help identify clients with a distressed informal caregiver — a spouse, adult child, friend, or neighbor who provides emotional support along with assistance in activities of daily living including shopping, transportation, medication management, bathing, dressing, and eating. Not unlike such caregivers in the United States,…