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Sona Mehring

Sona Mehring is the founder and CEO of CaringBridge, a nonprofit offering many ways for people to care for each other during any type of health event. CaringBridge offers personal Sites, a SupportPlanner and an online volunteer community, the Amplifier Hub. Follow Sona on Twitter – @gogosona.

CaringBridge video hits home (and heart) for the holidays.

CaringBridge captures its essence in a poignant holiday campaign video.

A message from Sona Mehring, CaringBridge Founder and CEO Every day, half a million people connect through CaringBridge. They connect from different cities, different states, different continents. They tell people on a health journey one of the most important things they can hear… “you are not alone.” CaringBridge brings many […]

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Here are some caregiving tips on navigating the holidays (and beyond)

Caregiving tips to make the holidays easier

November is National Caregivers Month We at CaringBridge know that when you’re stepping up to help a friend or loved one on a health journey, the holidays can become an extra-stressful time. In addition to your already-jammed to-do list, being a caregiver during the holidays demands a good chunk of […]

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We’re celebrating National Caregiver Month – and you.

National Caregiver Month

You help a family member or a friend who’s on a health journey. You’re a caregiver.  And for that, all of November is dedicated to you. If National Caregivers Month is something you never asked for, or it seems like a bit too much of a tribute, it’s not — […]

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Does privacy exist on social networks?

CaringBridge sites make protecting user privacy a priority.

With all the controversy Facebook has dealt with regarding the use of personal information, I thought it would be interesting to take a look at privacy and social networks. How Facebook ran Afoul of the Federal Trade Commission If you haven’t followed the news about Facebook, it ran into some […]

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