First step in building a rockin’ Carry Crew: Figure out when is the right time to build your crew. Does your friend need help with a variety of things (meals, childcare, errands, dog walking) for 2 months or more? Is your friend ready to receive help? If you answered yes to both, it is time to build a Carry Crew. If your friend needs less help, perhaps use an online tool such as carecalendar.org. If your friend is ready to receive help, wait a week or two and gently ask again. Repeat as necessary. But remember, it is their choice to receive help, and you need their buy-in for it to be successful. More tips to come … Carry on!
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