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Transforming Personal Struggle Into Community Support with Martha Ranon
Episode 4618th March 2024 • Life on Repeat: A Dementia Caregiver Podcast • Laura Vaillancourt
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In this heartfelt episode of 'Life on Repeat', host Laura Vaillancourt welcomes Martha Ranon, the Executive Vice President of Southern Caregiver Resource Center, based in San Diego.

Martha shares her personal journey from caring for her great aunt, who was living with dementia, to her role in supporting other caregivers through her work.

The conversation delves into the challenges and intricacies of caregiving, highlighting the importance of community support, self-care, and accessible resources. Martha discusses the unique services her organization provides, from support groups to educational programs, all aimed at aiding caregivers of those with cognitive impairments or the elderly needing assistance.

The episode not only provides insight into the valuable work of the Southern Caregiver Resource Center but also offers practical advice and encouragement for caregivers navigating their roles. With listeners from 52 countries tuning in, this episode is a beacon of hope and a source of vital information for caregivers worldwide.

You can find out more about the Southern Caregiver Resource Center here: https://www.caregivercenter.org/

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