SHARE IN H.O.P.E. is serving to put the "heart" back into the caring for others on a daily basis. Our mission not only helps to encourage and inform, but also helps to foster a much needed sense of community and kinship which is vital in supporting the Family CareGiver during this very special journey; making a worthwhile difference in the life of a love one.
As an "up-close and personal"
non-profit outreach initiative and viable communication resource hub, the core vision of H.O.P.E. is to connect with the multi-generational Family CareGiver community in a unique and supportive way.
We believe that when the
Family CareGiver is encouraged, well-cared-for, and informed it also benefits the love one that is personally dependent upon her/him for patience and kindness when helping with daily care needs.
"There are only four kinds of people in the world: those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers,
and those who will need caregivers."
The role of CareGiver is shared by many; but is in no way a one-size fit all journey; each step along the way is a personalized heart matter.
Nonetheless, the spirit of caring is shared and familiar to all; and the emotions tug at the heart, as those receiving our care also change our lives in many ways.
The Making of a
> Spouse caring for an ill or disabled spouse
> Parents caring for an ill or disabled child
> Adult Sibling caring for an ailing brother or sister
> Friend or Neighbor caring for a friend / Professionals caring for someone’s love one
What are some of the responsibilities of a CareGiver?
The tasks and responsibilities are many and very important, and often include: financial and emotional support; providing daily personal care, special needs, meals, medical care, household management, supervision, errands, paying bills, transportation, doctor appointments.
The daily scheduling alone consumes much of the personal time of a CareGiver, and often limits opportunity for outside quality time for positive social interaction with others.
First Peter 4:11 b (TLB)
“Are you called to help others?
Do it with all the strength and energy that God supplies, so that God will be glorified through Jesus Christ —”