Originally Posted by OnCall
Has anyone had to deal with friends who just do not understand the demands on your life as a caregiver to an elderly person? I have a friend who makes unreasonable demands on me because I do not spend as much time with them as before. Help! I can not take the extra stress!
Some just don't have a clue, while others are just plain selfish.
Explain to your friend that since you became a caregiver, your priorities had to change, for the sake of your new responsibilities.
Keep up the good work giving care.