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Eldercare at home: cultivating greater balance for the Sandwich Generation

Mirabella Care Inc. | Eldercare At Home

We’re all familiar with the distinguishing characteristics of Gen X, Gen Y and the Baby Boomer generation. But what happens when you put them all together under one roof? According to a recent report for CBS News, approximately 16 million adults across the country are finding out, as they suddenly find themselves occupied not only with parenting duties, but also with providing eldercare at home for aging parents. These dual caregivers have been dubbed “the Sandwich Generation,” and their numbers are set to increase rapidly over the next 25 years.