Gifts for Caregivers
According to Gallup research sponsored by Pfizer and ReACT one in six people who have a full-time or part-time job say that they have to care for an elderly family member, relative or friend, or someone with disabilities, Washington Post columnist Michelle Singletary outlines 7 creative and practical gifts to give to caregivers this holiday season.
- Offer encouragement.
- Help out.
- Create a gift certificate that gives the caregiver six 20-minute venting sessions.
- Find funny and encouraging greeting cards, and send one to the caregiver every month.
- Use the personalized gift certificate to volunteer for a regular household task.
- Buy a caregiver a gift certificate to a spa.