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Date:5/8/2008

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"Each day, our CAREGivers see the toll that caregiving takes on families across the world," said Home Instead Senior Care Co-Founder and CEO Paul Hogan. "We know that respite care is one of the biggest benefits to the family caregiver, which is why we're proud to be a sponsor of this contest that will provide needed rest and support to weary family caregivers."

To enter the contest, family caregivers are asked to describe their caregiving experiences, including the challenges they've faced, how they've embraced their role as a caregiver for a senior loved one and inspired others, and how a Home Instead CAREGiver(SM) could make a difference. Entries, which must be 500 words or fewer, can be submitted starting May 1, 2008. Entry deadline is July 16, 2008.

Winning essays will be published in the November/December issue of Caring Today, both online and in the magazine. Videos of the winners will be posted on CaringToday.com.

Contest details are available on Caring Today's Facebook group page (http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=22731175184&ref=ts), and on the Caring Today website (http://caringtoday.com), and on the Home Instead Senior Care website (http://www.homeinstead.com).

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Caring Today, LLC, through its magazine and website, is the leading provider of practical advice and resources for family caregivers. Since 2004, the Connecticut-based multiplatform media company has been delivering expertise and support to the estimated 50 million American family caregivers through http://www.caringtoday.com and Caring Today, its bimonthly magazine with a national circulation of 750,000. Staffed by experienced caregivers familiar with the caregiver's life an
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