Caregivers and Other Heroes

Caregivers inspire us through their dedication and selflessness. Browse our full collection of stories about these people who give so much of themselves in care of others, as well as other heroes who inspire us.

Wheelchairs by Wings

Submitted by Caron Sprake I think this is a lovely story of the kindness and generosity of strangers for strangers and some tenacity on my part! On February 27th, 2013, I received an email from someone called

The Question That Changed My Life

%%wppa%% %%photo=24%% %%size=100%% %%align=left%% I don’t recall ever being assigned the role of caregiver for my parents. I didn’t volunteer for it either. After all, I was the third oldest childin our family. Isn’t there a family hierarchy rulebook somewhere?Maybe I had the false impression that the older siblings in a family naturally absorb that […]