- Getting Help & Setting Expectations
Getting Help & Setting Expectations
About 30% of caregivers have said that they need help keeping the person they care for safe. You may feel overwhelmed but still reluctant to ask for help. And you may feel like you have to do everything yourself. Being realistic about what you can and can't do is important both for yourself and for others involved. The truth is, many of your friends and family wouldn't mind helping, but just don't know what you need.
Here are some tips on how to ask for help, where you might find help, and how to set expectations.