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But I’m Just a Daughter, Son, Partner, Spouse or Friend

When you are in relationship with someone you care about who needs assistance, you are still their daughter, son, partner, spouse or friend. That label won’t change! However, recognizing yourself shifting into the role of a care partner or caregiver is important, regardless of your preferred term.