From the Press
"Even when men are involved, it's the women who tend to do the most challenging tasks related to caregiving,"
"The men typically get involved with the finances, become the power of attorney. They may be in the position to do some of the care coordination, kind of a managerial approach, whereas women are doing the dressing, the feeding, and the more challenging personal care tasks."
from Minnesota NPR 'Sandwich generation' caught between kids and their parents. By Nanci Olesen, Minnesota Public Radio
"Most sandwich generation women don't seek help caring for their parents. Some of them don't realize help is available."
From a recent survey by the National Association of Social Workers