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Author Toby Mattox, MDPC Member and Second Family Volunteer, describes how the Second Family Ministry functions and what motivates someone to become involved.
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At some meetings, Margaret Blume learns about elder care living options. Other months at the lunch-and-learn seminar, the topics are more emotional, like how to support family members who are showing signs of dementia.
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Author Gabrielle Browne and photographer Marisa Hugonnett offer an inside look at Interfaith CarePartner's Gathering Place meetings. These groups give those suffering from Alzheimer's disease or another dementia an opportunity to take part in energizing physical, social and memory-stimulating activities. Gathering Place meetings also provide care givers with a few hours of well-deserved respite.
Houston Grand Opera's Patrick Summers sweeps Lynn Wyatt off her feet at Interfaith CarePartners' Sweet Charity
Cynthia Lescalleet of the River Oaks Examiner discusses the challenges of giving care with Dr. Earl Shelp.