poem from a care receiver

A Poem from Care Receivers and Prayer for Caregivers

A Poem from Care Receivers and Prayer for Caregivers

This prayer for caregivers was inspired by the following poem from a care receiver. The poem hung in the room my mother shared with another resident at her care facility.

My mother’s roommate never spoke. In fact, she never moved. She was bedridden. Walking into the room, my heart always broke for her. There at her side would be her devoted husband and caregiver.

My mother’s roommate died along with her husband. They had made it into their mid-90’s. Their… Continue reading