National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is when we “Think Pink” – everywhere you turn you are reminded 1 in 8 American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer.  Caregivers are often at greater risk because 23% were found to neglect their annual mammogram after age 50.   Read our blogs all month on breast cancer awareness and prevention.

Enter the Caregiver Zen Zone

Cranium Crunches Relax banner 2In celebration of National Relaxation Day August 15 – Caregiving Club is thrilled to join Cranium Crunches to bring you this new caregiver app: RELAX.  Find out more about the app and get your free download - Click here!

Caregiving Club Honored for Me Time Monday

Caregiver Reviews calls Caregiving Club and its Me Time Monday videos “the MTV of Caregiving.” Read the press release here for National Sandwich Generation Month. Read the Caregiver Reviews of Caregiving Club here.

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Men As Caregivers

More than a “few good men” – fathers, sons, husbands, brothers, uncles now represent 45% of the 65 million caregivers.  Read Sherri’s PBS Next Avenue article about how men cope with caregiving and her blog about the famous men of caregiving.

 

 

LifeCare Webinars for Caregiving Employees

LifeCare teams with Caregiving Club CEO Sherri Snelling to offer monthly educational Webinars to LifeCare’s 61,000 employer clients representing 51 million employees nationwide.  Click here to read more.

Celebrity Spotlight

Caregiving Club CEO, Sherri Snelling, interviews celebrities from movies, TV, Broadway, sports, news, music and politics who are or have been a family caregiver.

lunden_joanIn October we honor those caregivers of loved ones battling breast cancer. We also spotlight one of our favorite caregivers- Joan Lunden – who is herself a warrior in her own breast cancer fight.  In addition, October 9 is National Depression Screening Day and we celebrate those caregivers involved in mental health care such as Glenn Close and Catherine Zeta Jones as well as showcase Suze Orman’s caregiving story for Long Term Care Month.

Read all the celebrity interviews by clicking here.

USA Today Spotlight on Caregiving

Our CEO Sherri Snelling excerpted celebrity interviews with Holly Robinson Peete and Joan Lunden from her book, A Cast of Caregivers, as the cover story and feature articles for the March 2013 caregiving supplement for USA Today weekend magazine.  The supplement also included the Caregiving Club’s Me Time Monday program.  Read the full supplement here: Caregiving Supplement Mar 2013

Author Events

Sherri Snelling will be doing book signings, press interviews and other events to support her book, A Cast of Caregivers – Celebrity Stories to Help You Prepare to Care.  Click here for more information about upcoming events.

Book Buzz

Check here for the latest interviews, book reviews and press information for Sherri’s new book, A Cast of Caregivers.

Sherri Snelling Recognized by SharecareNow

SharecareNow released its Top 10 Alzheimer’s Influencers and named Caregiving Club CEO Sherri Snelling #4 on the list.  Click here to read more about the Influencers list and Sharecare, online health and wellness site created by Dr. Oz.

Caregiving Book

Sherri Snelling’s book — the “What to Expect When You’re Caregiving” how-to guide – includes interviews with celebrities and their caregiving lessons learned, as well as the A to Z guide on how to care for a loved one AND care for you at the same time.

Click here to read more about A Cast of Caregivers.

On the Red Carpet

Caregiving Club CEO, Sherri Snelling, interviews celebrities about caregiving and the causes they care about at Red Carpet gala events.  In 2013, she will be conducting red carpet celebrity caregiver interviews for AARP’s YouTube channel. Below you can view the videos, read the blogs and see upcoming events.

 

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Click here (or view the video at top right video column) for Sherri Snelling on the purple carpet for AARP interviewing Ron Howard, Glen Campbell’s wife, Kim, and daughter, Ashley, Jason Alexander, Jim Parsons, Emmy Rossum at the 21st Annual Alzheimer’s Association “A Night at Sardi’s” gala event.

 

 

 

Click here (or view video in column at right) for Sherri Snelling’s celebrity video interviews from the Carousel of Hope Ball benefiting the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes. Featuring the evening’s honoree, George Clooney, on Caregiving Club’s YouTube channel.

 

 

 

 

Click here (or video video in column at right) for Sherri Snelling’s celebrity video interviews from the Nancy Davis Foundation for Multiple Sclerosis “Race to Erase MS” Gala Event on Caregiving Club’s YouTube channel.

 

 

 

Click here (or view video in column at right) for Sherri Snelling’s celebrity video interviews for the Alzheimer’s Assciation A Night At Sardi’s event on Caregiving Club’s YouTube channel.

 

 

Caregiving Club Reading List

Check out our Caregiving Club Booklovers Reading Lists – our recommended picks for family caregiving, spousal caregiving, Alzheimer’s caregiving, caregiving at end-of-life, celebrity caregiving journeys, caregiver humor, caregiving books for kids and caregiver health and wellness. Lists updated in March and November.