Ron learning about his mom Ericka

My mom didn’t live an easy life, everything she received she had to work for.

Donna Ford talks about her career and passion

In this interview, Donna Ford and her daughter Allison Ford sit down at their house in Tustin California on the night of April 22nd 2019. They discuss Donna’s fulfilling career as a manger of a Postpartum Doula team. Donna describes...

New Career on the Horizon

Newly minted CNA’s discuss their shared class and clinical experiences

Dona Austin

We discussed how my grandmothers childhood and experiences in her life have influenced her role as a very selfless person overall. She’s been a care taker as a nun, teacher, mother, wife, and volunteer in many programs.

Interview with Myra Blundetto on the Triumphs and Tribulations of Her Life

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 in Lafayette, NJ, Myra is discussing her memories from her childhood and how her life changed once meeting her husband Carmen. She talks about the struggles of being financially unstable in her childhood,...

Ashly Gonzales

Ashly Gonzales (right) tells her story of being a caregiver for her husband, Manuel Rivera, whom had an accident at work which resulted in a case of epilepsy. She speaks of the struggles of taking care of a loved one...

The shaping of Susan Fisher’s life and her empathetic past.

Conducted in Santa Cruz, California, student Kayla Penny (age 15) interviews Susan Fisher (age 45) about a childhood story and the effect it had on Susan’s future. Fisher shares her story of dealing with individuals troubled with mental health such...

Rough Times

I interviewed my cousin about some hard experiences

Betty (Mother)

The impact of Betty, my caregiver, on my family Over her 23 year span working with us.

An Alzheimer’s Thanksgiving

In this interview I reflected on the past year and a half since the diagnosis of my father’s Alzheimer’s. It’s just me with some thoughts about the judgements people make about the way my family has attempted to navigate how...

"I think that connections are really important"
January 12, 2017 App Interview

Cervical cancer survivor Jane Fitch shares how important self-care and community support are for those going through cancer treatment. Tina White echoes Fitch’s sentiments as she explains how she helped care for a friend’s daughter with cervical cancer, and offers...

"It was the hardest thing that I went through in my life"
January 3, 2017 App Interview

Noel Aube lost his beloved wife, Pat, to cervical cancer in 2002 when Pat was just 43 years old. As Noel reflects, “sometimes it feels like it was yesterday and sometimes it feels like a whole other life that I...

"I really understood that I had a purpose."
January 2, 2017 App Interview

Alegra Woodard talks about how her life changed after her cervical cancer diagnosis and how she decided to reach out and help other women going through the same experience. Her husband Bobby offers the caregiver perspective and offers advice to...