Whether in person or online, connections fostered among caregivers provide long-range benefits.

Gaskin Asset Management The Carolinas Equestrian 01 As the population of our country ages, the face of caregiving is chang-ing along with it. Today, 80% of those providing long-term care in the United States are not healthcare profession-als – instead, they are family members and even friends. There are 40.4 million unpaid caregivers of adults ages 65 and older in the United States. Most help one aging loved one, but 22% help two, and an impressive, but likely overwhelmed, 7% help three or more.*