Having to care for a relative often comes unexpected. It turns your everyday life upside down and is a challenge both for you and your relatives. Because caregiving is often associated with great psychological and physical strain. Nevertheless, you can manage the situation – with professional advice and support.
Finding your way through the flood of information in such a situation represents an additional burden. The following tips and basic information will help you to become familiar with the topic.
In the practical guide for caregiving in the Rhein-Neckar metropolitan region you will find support services for employees who are caring for relatives or preparing for this situation.
You can either seek advice directly at the University of Mannheim or visit one of the following care facilities:
Further information on “caregiving” in Mannheim can be found here:
Caregiving authority of the city of Mannheim
Care facilities of the city of Mannheim
Caritas Association Mannheim: “Services for senior citizens”
Diakonisches Werk Mannheim: “The elderly”
You are responsible for caring for a relative. Here you will find further information and help.
Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth