The Effects of Caregiving

Women remain the primary caregivers in our society, and they are spending a significant part of their adult lives providing it. Whenever a sick child, an ailing spouse or a parent requires care,
it is most often the mother or the daughter who provides for it. While caregiving can often be a rewarding responsibility, it usually also comes at a financial cost to the caregiver.

Read more in WISER’s brief, The Effects of Caregiving.

Published 2012

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