LTC & Women
Long term care is truly a women’s issue. Women make up the majority of our nation’s caregivers and they often bear the burden of long term care’s significant physical,
financial and emotional demands. They are also largely impacted as long term care recipients.
Women often become the primary caregivers for elderly family mmebers or their partners as caregivers, women often make career concessions and shoulder steep financial burdens.
• 49 years old
• Cares for a parent/in-law
• Provides care 24 hours/week