I was my father's full-time caregiver

I quit my job to look after my ailing father and, while it was tough, it allowed me to spend precious time with him

Well, now I know what it is like to be a caregiver.

The decision to quit my job to look after my father at home came after his health took a dramatic turn for the worse following a nasty tumble.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 07, 2019, with the headline 'I was my father's full-time caregiver'. Print Edition | Subscribe