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Book review: Bloom by Kelle Hampton

Down syndrome book is informative and inspiring.

This week, we feature our very first book review. At CaringBridge, we’re all about finding ways to care for and support each other, both at CaringBridge.org and on our Amplifier Hub, our online volunteer community. And we know that support can come in many forms — including the recommendation of […]

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What does “togetherness” mean to you?

Many words can define togetherness, but “love” does it best.

Caregivers Help Create a Whole New Meaning for the Word By Sona Mehring, Founder and CEO of CaringBridge We asked our CaringBridge community the “togetherness” question to in early November, and for a while saw only a trickle of responses. But a few days before Thanksgiving, something happened. The trickle […]

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Home-made for the holidays

Creating this home-made snow globe is quick and easy

At CaringBridge, we know that bringing family, friends and loved ones together helps create vital, valuable communities of support when it matters most. In fact, “Together” is the theme of our holiday giving campaign.  Alongside our campaign communications you’ll find an illustration of a whimsical CaringBridge snow globe. This theme and […]

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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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How to decide what to share in your health journal

What — and how much — to share in a Personal Health Journal

Many people keep a journal, a place where they can write down everything from daily events to their innermost thoughts and feelings. It can be a very personal, even therapeutic exercise, especially when the writer is experiencing a health journey, or is a caretaker helping a friend or family member […]

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