Gen Xers and Millenials Becoming Caregivers Too


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We have often heard about baby boomers and the sandwich generation caring for seniors. But, as the boomers age their children are becoming caregivers -- the Millenials and Gen Xers. 

As the CNBC article states it "The caregiving need is 'growing and growing'". The coverage goes on to say:

It's not just hands-on care: 8 percent of baby boomers, 13 percent of Generation X and 19 percent of millennials are financially supporting a parent, to the tune of $12,000 a year, according to a survey of 1,000 adults released this summer from TD Ameritrade. Of those, 31 percent said they are also caregivers for that parent.​

Click here to read the entire article. ​​If you are caregiver for a loved one and would like to learn about non-medical home care options call Home Instead Senior Care for more information and even a free in-home assessment at 610-770-7773.

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