Thursday, December 12, 2019
About 40 million people—or about one-in-six Americans over age 15—provide some support for an older adult, according to a new report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. On any given day, about one-quarter of them are actively caring for a parent, spouse, other relative, or friend.
The report provides important evidence about the burdens on those who are caring for an older adult while trying to hold down a job and also care for their children.
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