COVID-19 pandemic and shutdowns have burdened caregivers, Pitt research finds

August 3, 2020

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (August 3)--mentions NIDILRR funded research

Worse mental and physical health, money worries, and problems accessing health care because of COVID-19 are among some of the pandemic-related hardships reported by people who care for disabled family members, according to new research from the University of Pittsburgh.

The survey of more than 3,500 family caregivers and non-caregivers was released late last week from Pitt’s National Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Family Support and the University Center for Social and Urban Research.


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