Helping Out from Afar? Follow These 5 Tips for Long-Distance Caregivers
Caregivers can face a host of challenges — the emotional impact of watching a loved one decline, financial strain, stress, time management, burnout.
For one specific group of caregivers, known as long-distance caregivers, there are a couple of additional obstacles. They’re physically separated from their loved one, often by hundreds of miles, and they frequently struggle with a stigma or guilt that they’re not helping out enough because of that distance.