The Colossal Demands of Being a Caregiver
Caregiving
What does being a caregiver mean? A father in the neighborhood has recently began taking his quadriplegic son out to enjoy the sunshine.  This is the first time I have seen them outside in years, except for his son being lifted into a handicapped bus for school, therapy or doctor’s appointments as his dad looks on.   The story in the neighborhood was that the mother left after her son after his birth, leaving the father to care for his son alone.  Seeing them last night brought back a flood of memories when I was a caregiver and what our …