Nov 23, 2021
As chronic illness caregivers, Justin and Allison are used to experiencing daily challenges, but in the past weeks they’ve both found themselves in unexpected medical situations beyond their norm.
Nov 2, 2021
Allison and Justin describe the unique challenges that arise when the person you’re caring for has an invisible illness.
Allison's piece mentioned in the show: The Invisible Traveler
November is caregiver appreciation month, and to celebrate we're giving away one of Allison's Caregiver Gift Boxes along with...
Oct 19, 2021
Justin and Allison discuss the ways in which caregiving impacts their physical, emotional, and mental health, what burnout feels like to them, and how supporters can help.
Sep 29, 2021
Allison describes the recent battles she has been fighting since learning that Sean's home health supplies are not covered under Medicare. Justin shares the dehumanizing process Sarah went through when applying for disability. Both dig in to what it feels like to fight back against a broken system.
Sep 7, 2021
Allison and Justin talk about the difficult reality of being a caregiver for someone with a lifelong chronic illness. They discuss how things felt at the beginning, how they keep going, as well as how people can better support those in these long term caregiving situations.