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Caregiving Chronicles will present news and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and around the world, in-depth Q&As with experts in fields related to caregiving and updates and announcements about caregiving resources available in MetroWest from CaregivingMetroWest.org Program Director Douglas Flynn.


By Douglas Flynn / January 13, 2015
Roberta Carson discusses how she has taken the lessons she learned while caring for her son during his 27-month battle with a terminal brain tumor and used them to develop the ZaggoCare System to help other caregivers become better informed and more effective in their care of their loved ones.

By Douglas Flynn / January 6, 2015
Home Health Care Aide Council Executive Director Lisa Gurgone provides some helpful advice about home health care aides in the latest edition of the Caregiving Chronicles Q&A series.

By Douglas Flynn / January 2, 2015
Golden Pond Assisted Living in Hopkinton is offering a number of free informational events later this month on topics that could be of interest to area caregivers.

By Douglas Flynn / December 19, 2014
With the holiday season upon us, here are some tips for caregivers facing what can be a stressful situation for many.

By Douglas Flynn / December 10, 2014
Sudbury Senior Center is hosting an event called "Coping with Grief and the Holidaze" on Wednesday, Dec. 17.

By Douglas Flynn / December 10, 2014
In the latest edition of the Caregiving Chronicles, Century Health Systems CEO Judith Boyko, MBA, MS, RN, discusses what caregivers should know about advance directives.

By Douglas Flynn / December 5, 2014
Winter's official start doesn't come until later this month, but the cold weather has already arrived. Learn about the preparations caregivers should make to keep their loved ones safe throughout the winter.

By Douglas Flynn / November 25, 2014
Caregiving MetroWest acknowledges community support for its effort to bring information, resources and support to local family caregivers.

By Douglas Flynn / November 21, 2014
Pleasantries Adult Day Services in Marlborough will be offering its latest session of the Create A Better Day Cafe on Sunday, Nov. 23 from 1-3 p.m. The Cafe provides a chance for caregivers caring for someone with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia to enjoy a relaxing and entertaining day with their loved one in a welcoming environment at no cost.

By Douglas Flynn / November 10, 2014
The Veterans Affairs Caregiver Support Line is offering live meditation activities every Wednesday during National Family Caregivers Month.

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The BayPath Family Caregiver Support Program and CaregivingMetroWest.org has been made possible by funding from the Older Americans Act as granted by Executive Office of Elder Affairs. Participants may make a voluntary donation toward the cost of this federally funded service. Click here for more information.

CaregivingMetroWest.org was originally made possible, in part, by generous grants from the MetroWest Health Foundation. Additional funding support was graciously donated by Avidia Bank from 2018 – 2021.

Thank you, MetroWest Health Foundation and Avidia Bank, for enabling BayPath Elder Services to provide support and resources to family caregivers.