Mark Tearle is among the 46 per cent of caregivers who are men — a number that has more than doubled since 1996.

If article is accurate in stating that of caregivers are men - I applaud those men who haven taken on the very stressful, unappreciative role of being a caregiver

Caregivers who spend more than 20 hours a week giving care are two and a half times likelier to feel distressed.

Caregivers who spend more than 20 hours a week giving care are two and a half times likelier to feel distressed.

More than 13 million Canadians will at some point serve as caregiver to family members or friends when their health fails.

We need to start caring for caregivers

We need to start caring for caregivers (january 21

Elizz sees all caregivers and hears what's left unsaid.

Facing Your Fears with Elizz - Three Chickens and a Boat

Celebrity gossip by day, caregiver to her mother much of the rest of the time, Elaine Lui opens up about the pressure — and the privilege — that comes with parenting a parent.

The Chatelaine Q&A: Lainey Gossip on caring for her mom

Celebrity gossip by day, caregiver to her mother much of the rest of the time, Elaine Lui opens up about the pressure — and the privilege — that comes with parenting a parent.

Knowing that someone was there to help made us all feel more relaxed,” says Darlene Elliott of caring for her 80-year-old mother (pictured) with the aid of Elizz

Knowing that someone was there to help made us all feel more relaxed,” says Darlene Elliott of caring for her mother (pictured) with the aid of Elizz

“Don’t be embarrassed” to ask for help, says Dina Theodoropoulos, a Toronto interior designer who cares for her aging parents.

“Don’t be embarrassed” to ask for help, says Dina Theodoropoulos, a Toronto interior designer who cares for her aging parents.

Lainey Lui talks about her new partnership with Elizz and her own firsthand experience working as a primary caregiver for her mother.

Lainey Lui talks about her new partnership with Elizz and her own firsthand experience working as a primary caregiver for her mother.

Nov 13 2015. Darlene Elliott shares her experience with Elizz services on Rogers Daytime

Nov 13 Darlene Elliott shares her experience with Elizz services on Rogers Daytime

Natalie Strouth led the development of the popular "Ask Elizabeth" caregiver helpline.

Natalie Strouth led the development of the popular "Ask Elizabeth" caregiver helpline.

Support is key for the 40 per cent of caregivers who don’t live near the person they are caring for.

Support is key for the 40 per cent of caregivers who don’t live near the person they are caring for.

Connection

Companies that support their caregiver employees see greater loyalty, retention, and motivation.

Companies that support their caregiver employees see greater loyalty, retention, and motivation.

Carole Ann Alloway (left) has spent years as a caregiver for her husband, Bill (right).

Carole Ann Alloway (left) has spent years as a caregiver for her husband, Bill (right).

Dina Theodoropoulos knows the challenges of having two careers - she's an interior designer and a home-care provider for her senior parents.  Toronto Sun

Dina Theodoropoulos knows the challenges of having two careers - she's an interior designer and a home-care provider for her senior parents.

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