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My husband is Epileptic. He has Tonic Clonic Seizures. We have been together for 5 years and it’s taken all 5... More


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I am a Direct Care Professional and work with kids of all ages with different abilities. Challenging behaviors... More


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I carefully for my son who had Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. He was the love of my life.


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My father is heavily disabled, spine severely curved and lost his leg. Mother has many health issues I help wi... More


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My mom battles with addiction. And it has been rough on me. I have learned ways to better cope and hopefully h... More


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I have been a caregiver for people that live with Alzheimer’s and dementia for 8 years. I’d love to help in th... More


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I've dealt with family/friends with many kinds of illnesses. Maybe not physically ill but mentally. I'm her... More


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i grew up with a mother who suffers from chronic illness. i’ve had to step up and raise my siblings, keep up w... More


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My 23 year old son is autistic, combined adhd, spd, epilepsy and a touch of ODD. My 4 year old grandson recent... More


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I understand Chronic Pain and Mental Illness. I know how hard it is to survive day to day. If you are in pain... More


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I know what it is like to live with someone who has a illness and a disability. My husband was medically reti... More


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I have stage 4 endometriosis and have been a chronic pain patient for over 20 years. Also, my husband is a chr... More


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I am a single mother of a child with a physical disability. She is now a teenager and we do our best to show h... More


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I've cared for my grandfather while he was on hospice. I'm here to help you get through.


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my mother and brother both have multiple mental & physical disabilities and i grew up dealing with the results... More


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Before my mothers passing, I was her caretaker and the guardian of my siblings. Over the past seven years I ha... More


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My mom is a beast cancer survivor and my grandmother is currently suffering from a multitude of medical proble... More


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My son has Hypo Plastic Left. He almost died of heart failure at the age of 14, and is currently on the transp... More


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Growing up my mother was chronically ill. I took care of her and watched her suffer which broke my heart, I am... More


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I cared for my great aunt who was like a mother to me and my grandmother. My great aunt had several near death... More


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When I was 18 my father was in a car accident. He is lucky to be alive but unfortunately will never be the sam... More


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My son, 26 has required my assistance for many things throughout his life. He lives at home, he will be with m... More


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I have special needs children....From Autism spectrem disorder, To adhd, Non verbal Learning disorder, eating... More


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My son was diagnosed with autism at 2 been a single parent since 2009! It's been a hard journey but he's doing... More


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I have been a Personal Care Aid for over 30 years to someone who has CP and is total care. As well as myself h... More


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Growing up, my mother was diagnosed with MS (multiple sclerosis) before I was a year old. I grew up watchi... More


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I have cared for family and friends at the end of their lives. I started to care for them during hospice care.... More


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Being the primary caretaker for my grandmother for over 30 years has taught me a lot about the cycles we get i... More


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I care for my autistic son and I struggle with mental health issues as well. Some days are harder than others.... More


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My Grandmother recently was diagnosed with dementia. I never thought I had to go through this nor experience t... More


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My husband had a chronic illness, one that resulted in his body deteriorating over time. I have a lot of exper... More


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I have 2 addict parents with no support system. I feel I try to do anything to make them happy or care at the... More


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As someone who has close love ones who are actively struggling with illnesses. My perspective as a love on ca... More


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My mom suffers from dementia, and other disabilities. I was her caregiver in home for several years before mov... More


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At 21 weeks I found out my daughter has CHDs, 22q11 and Turner Syndrome. She sees 13 specialists and still has... More


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I am a full time care giver to my disabled mother. I understand how exhausting, draining and hard it can be. P... More


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Being a caregiver is one of the most fulfilling, exhausting, and most powerful experiences you'll ever have. I... More


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I am a mother to two amazing boys who have Autism. As an ally to my kids and anyone who has exceptional needs,... More


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It takes alot of patience and Love to support people with disabilities. As a reminder though. With the right m... More


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