• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Caregivers

  • By: Grace Yoo & Mai Nhung Le
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Caregiving is the help provided to someone who is unable to live independently and who needs assistance with eating, bathing, or dressing. The definition of caregiver is anyone who provides assistance to an older adult or someone with a disability. ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles