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.