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Helping Your Loved One Move

Turning and Positioning a Loved One in Bed

As a family caregiver, being able to safely position and/or turn your loved one in bed can make certain care acts much easier and more comfortable for you both. This is also an important part of keeping your loved one from developing bedsores if they are bed-ridden. Watch the video.

Transferring Tips for Caregivers:

As a family caregiver, assisting with transferring – whether it is helping your loved one from their bed to a chair or in and out of a vehicle – can be a challenging task. It is important to work as a team - moving slowly and communicating with your loved one throughout the process is crucial. Read more…