What is Medicare and How Can it Help My Loved One?

What is Medicare and How Can it Help My Loved One?

One of the most difficult parts of caregiving is navigating the health insurance programs that are available. Governmental programs can be complex. Private plans can be expensive and restrictive. And paying out-of-pocket is often impossible. With the coronavirus pandemic it is even more imperative that your loved one have access ...

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June 2020 Product Updates: New look, send money & get resources

June 2020 updates to the ianacare app: New look, send money & get resources

It has been amazing and inspiring to talk to so many of the 8000+ family caregivers and supporters over the past few months as we all figure out ways to navigate life during these difficult times. Now, we are excited to share some updates to the ianacare app that will ...

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Caregiver Questions: Who should I invite to my support team?

Caregiver Questions: Who should I invite to my support team?

Today I want to share a new video series we're starting where we answer your family caregiving questions (or find an expert to answer them if we can't.) Below is the first video featuring our co-founder, Jessica, answering the question "Who should I invite to my caregiving support team?" Have ...

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Strategies for the Working Caregiver During COVID-19 [Video]

Over the past few weeks we’ve talked to dozens of working family caregivers about how they are doing, some of the challenges brought on by COVID-19, and their caregiving story. One thing that really jumped out is that each and every person made the choice to care, even if it ...

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Suddenly you’re a caregiver, now what?

Suddenly you’re a caregiver, now what?

Even though most people will wind up being or needing a family caregiver in their life, none of us ever PLAN to become one. In fact, just about every one of the 45 million family caregivers in the United States was thrust into the role unexpectedly. When that happens, it’s ...

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The Technology Cheat Sheet for Caring Without Contact During COVID-19 

The Technology Cheat Sheet for Caring Without Contact During COVID-19 

We’re all adapting to the new realities of life right now and for caregivers and the supporters in their social circles. That means redefining how people can help from afar and the “rules” that make everyone involved feel comfortable and safe. Whether you’re offering or asking for help, no one ...

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The Changing Face Of Family Caregiving With COVID 19 

The changing face of family caregiving with COVID 19 

In the past few weeks, we’ve all seen things that were “normal” in our lives be redefined. Work, school, shopping, recreation. All of them are different now as we try to figure out the best way to stay safe for ourselves and our communities. And so it is no surprise ...

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