As part of the campaign we seek to lift up the stories of dedicated individuals who act as caregivers. If you have a story to share you can write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adolfo Abreu is a college student in the Bronx, NY who helps care for his grandmother. She was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s a few years ago and Adolfo and his single mother became her primary caregivers. Watch his video:
Pat Youngblood spent much of the last decade caring for her grandchildren and a sick brother. However, her years of work as a caregiver don’t count towards her Social Security benefits. Watch her story: