Heeding the Caregiver Call:

The Story of Barbara Ella Milton Sr. and Alzheimer’s Disease

In the fall of 2015, Barbara Sr. called her only child to ask for her help. Unbeknownst to her family, Barbara Sr. was already in the grips of Alzheimer’s. This book tells the story of Barbara Jr.’s journey as her mother’s caregiver and shares insights into the physical, emotional, financial, and spiritual impacts of caregiving while fighting cancer. It also provides practical information to others who assume caregiving roles for their loved ones. Follow this mother and daughter’s journey through resentments and regrets, forgiveness and faith, and laughter and love. Barbara Jr. promised her mother on her deathbed that she would tell her story. Here it is.