Leading Corporations Collaborate to Define Employee Caregiver Experience

  • On September 29, 2014 ·

Growing aging population and increase in age-related chronic conditions require an understanding and corporate response to support employee caregivers Washington, D.C. (September 29, 2014) – Employers from more than 75 corporations, academic institutions, non-profits and government joined together today to launch a new tool to help employers support caregivers while gaining a competitive advantage in…

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ReACT hosts live Twitter Chat on #CultureOfCare Campaign

  • On August 12, 2014 ·

ReACT along with the Social Security Administration and Eldercare Workforce Alliance are participating in the National Alliance for Caregiving social media campaign, #CultureOfCare. The campaign will run from August 11th through September 5th. Each organization will “host” one week of the campaign to promote resources, insights and information available through their organization. Every Wednesday during…

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ReACT Coalition Highlighted During Aspen Ideas Festival

  • On July 17, 2014 ·

This year the Aspen Ideas Festival featured an expert panel titled, “The Landscape of Long-Term Care in the United States”. Carol Raphael, Board Chair of AARP moderated the panel which featured other experts such as, Senator William Frist, John Noseworthy, President and CEO of the Mayo Clinic and Freda Lewis-Hall, Executive Vice President and Chief…

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National Alliance for Caregiving Releases New Report, “Catalyzing Technology to Support Family Caregiving”

  • On July 17, 2014 ·

Richard Adler and Rajiv Mehta along with the National Alliance for Caregiving have released a new report titled, “Catalyzing Technology to Support Family Caregiving.” The report discusses the opportunities for advanced technology as an aid to those tasked with the multifaceted responsibilities of caregiving. As the report states, “It’s no secret that technology is advancing at…

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The Road More Frequently Traveled:
Mapping the Caregiver Journey

  • On May 28, 2014 ·

The ReACT Coalition Maps the Journey of the Employee Caregiver How does it begin? A doctor’s appointment? A home cooked meal delivered? Picking up a prescription on the way home from work? No one can quite pinpoint the moment they become a caregiver or may not realize they are one but the journey is already…

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Forbes: “Caregiving Is A Corporate Issue”

  • On April 1, 2014 ·

By Sherri Snelling, Next Avenue Contributor March 27, 2014 It’s becoming a common theme at the workplace: One worker takes the day off to take her 90-year-old dad to his medical appointment Another spends his lunch break calling Medicare to discuss a billing discrepancy in his mom’s claim And yet another leaves at 5 p.m….

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ReACT Featured in Forbes Spotlight on the Employee Caregiver

  • On April 1, 2014 ·

As Parents Age, Children And Their Employers Feel The Burden By Kathryn Dill March 31, 2014 About a year after his father died from pulmonary fibrosis, Richard Cabrera’s mother’s mental capacity began to decline noticeably. She was in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, and for the next five years Cabrera, now 49, would become…

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