Almost every family faces this dilemma at some point--a loved one needs care during the day, but family members cannot be there 24/7. Many families hire an aide to fill in the gaps.
But state law does not permit aides hired through an agency to give medicines. So the caregiver must leave work when medicines are due.
It's time to change the law and allow families to get the help they need.
Urge your State Senator to support the Share the Care Act.
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To: [Decision Maker],
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]