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Financial Tips for New Caregivers

by: Kathi Koll on

Financial Tips for New Caregivers: What to Expect and How to Find Your Way The first in a nine-part series for new caregivers. When one suddenly becomes a caregiver, the challenges can be immense and confusing.Aside from the varied emotional and medical stresses, caregivers must deal with sudden and unexpected financial changes. When Janet Dodson, a Kathi Koll Foundation award recipient, lost her mother, Dodson and her stepsister became the caretakers for Dodson's stepfather, who has Parkinson's disease. Aside from the family's grief, the financial and legal stre more