Caring for the everyday needs of another in addition to taking care of oneself requires considerable ability to plan and co-ordinate. There are a range of tools and resources to assist carers balance their care and that of the person they support. Take a look at Carers NSW for practical advice alternatively you may be interested in the UK based Caring with Confidence website which contains online training, video snippets and resources.
A suite of resources have been developed for carers:
Emergency Care Plan
Helps to lessen the impact of a crisis/emergency
Advance Care Planning resources
record values and preferences for health and medical interventions
gives practical information and advice for carers planning end of life care at home.
Caring with confidence