New Social Networking Site Unites Daughter Caregivers

July 12, 2017By Carolyn P HartleyCaregivers No Comments

(C) Carolyn P Hartley Gut-wrenching, rip-your-heart-out tragedies catapulted April Koontz into a vision for the national organization she founded, Daughters Unite. April is confronting the secrecy of being a caregiver for her brother with mental illness/drug dependencies. She offers her story not only to help others but also to encourage families who constantly face the … Read More

Some1LikeYou: Finding Courage in a Child’s Amazing Story

July 10, 2017By Carolyn P HartleyCaregivers No Comments

(C) Carolyn P Hartley If you could define a caregiver’s life in two words, it could be: Helpless and Hopeful. And if I may add one more, it would be: Intentional. Intentional about finding answers Intentional about sharing what you’ve learned Intentional about being amazed at the smallest wins. I met Makayla Allison quite accidentally … Read More