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Caregiving for Older Adults

The Family Caregiver Alliance reports an estimated 44 million Americans age 18 and older provide unpaid assistance to older people and adults with disabilities. Many of them are not prepared or given appropriate support and suffer from poor health themselves. For these reasons and many others, United Ways across the country are working with and on behalf of caregivers to ensure they have the resources and supports they need to take care of themselves as well as their loved ones. 

Healthy Summer Meals to End the Summer Slide

While summer evokes warm memories for many of us, too many children in the U.S. - 1 out of 5 - do not always know where their next meal will come from. As a mom, I understand the deep desire to give your kids what they need, yet even the basics are out of reach for many hard working moms and dads during the summer.

Working Together to Improve Health

The health and wellness of others impact us all. When individuals have the opportunity for better health, the full potential of our young people is utilized; business productivity increases, health care costs are lowered, and we all win.