NPR investigates the true cost of giving up a job to be a family caregiver
Posted May 14 2012 12:00am
Many of who have vulnerable loved ones would prefer to provide hands-on care ourselves. For some, that means considering whether to continue with outside employment or quit a job to care for our loved one full-time. In Discovering The True Cost Of At-Home Caregiving , NPR’s series “ Family Matters: The Money Squeeze ,” the lifetime cost of quitting a paying job to care for a loved one in the home is closely examined.