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Duncanville Senior Home Healthcare | Duncanville chiropractic care | TX | Caregiver Statistics

Caregivers Connection 4U, LLC

"Providing 4 Pillars of Service 4U"

Available 24/7

Serving Dallas/Ft Worth and San Antonio
Call 972-996-2517 or 214-718-1286
Areas covered: Dallas, Ft. Worth, Denton, San Antonio, and Houston
Caregiver Statistics
 

 

CAREGIVERS STATISTICS

 

  • 44.5 MILLION UNPAID CAREGIVERS FOR ADULTS
  • 6 MILLION UNPAID CAREGIVERS FOR CHILDREN UNDER 18 WITH MENTAL OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
  • ABOUT 50% OF CAREGIVERS PROVIDE 8 HOURS A WEEK
  • ONE IN FIVE CAREGIVERS PROVIDE 40 HOURS A WEEK
  • CAREGIVERS GIVE AN AVERAGE OF 4.3 YEARS
  • 40% OF CAREGIVERS GIVE OVER 5 YEARS
  • 5.1-7 MILLION LONG DISTANCE CAREGIVERS (LIVING MORE THAN ONE HOUR FROM LOVED ONE)
  • ESTIMATED ECONOMIC VALUE ($2000) IS 257 BILLION
  • TYPICAL CAREGIVER: 

            46 YEAR OLD WOMAN

            HAS A PAID JOB

            SPENDS 20 HOURS A WEEK PROVIDING CARE FOR A SICK OR DISABLED PARENT, GRANDPARENT, SPOUSE OR CHILD

             40-70% HAVE CLINICALLY SIGNIFICANT SYMPTOMS OF DEPRESSION EMOTIONALLY STAINED

             FINANCIALLY STRAINED

WAYS TO HELP THE CAREGIVER:

  • BE A LISTENER
  • OFFER TO SIT WITH THEIR LOVED ONE WHILE THE CAREGIVER TAKES A BREAK
  • SUGGEST RESPITE CARE
  • OFFER TO HELP WITH LAUNDRY OR ANOTHER TASK
  • TAKE A MEAL NOW AND THEN
  • BE AWARE OF RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR CAREGIVERS

 

SOURCE: FAMILY CAREGIVER ALLIANCE

 

 

 

 
 
 
Duncanville Senior Home Healthcare. Caregivers Connection 4U provides Companionship, Personal Care, Geriatric Care Management, Home Care, Elder Care , Senior Housing, Caregivers to the following locations: Cedar Hill, TX, Grand Prairie, TX, Waxahachie, TX, surrounding areas. Geriatric Care Managing (Aging Life Care Specialist) and Senior Housing Choices 4U provides consulting in Dallas & Ft. Worth and surrounding areas, also San Antonio and Austin.