Sometimes caregivers feel like their needs become second priority. Feelings of resentment, anger and depression are normal. To avoid letting this affect your relationship and your well being, it is important that caregivers make their own needs just as important. This page provides resources that validate the needs of caregivers and address quality of life issues.
What About My Needs & Feelings?
American Cancer Society
Understand why its important for caregivers to address their own needs and find help when needed.
The Caregiver’s Quality of Life
National Cancer Institute
Explore how caregiving affects you socially, physically, psychologically, financially, and spiritually.
Taking Care of Yourself
Family Caregiver Alliance
Learn how to take time for yourself and why caregivers should continue to participate in activities that they enjoy.