New York, NY (PRWEB) July 26, 2013
Meals to Heal, a company that is dedicated to making the lives of cancer patients and caregivers easier and less stressful by delivering nutritious meals, today announced a partnership with Caregiver Action Network (CAN). Both organizations are established in the caregiving industry, and have collaborated to further help family caregivers. John Schall, CEO of the Caregiver Action Network, said: “Proper nutrition and meal preparation help both the patient and the family caregiver. That’s why we are so pleased to partner with Meals to Heal.”
“CAN has focused on the family caregiver for years and has sought ways to ease the amount of stress that they endure,” said Susan Bratton, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Meals to Heal. “By joining the CAN Corporate Leadership Council, Meals to Heal seeks to help cancer caregivers with the meaningful challenges they face during the diagnosis, treatment and survivorship of the cancer patient’s for which they provide care.”
The Caregiver Action Network, is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for more than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease or the frailties of old age. CAN’s Corporate Leadership Council combines some of the world’s leading companies that are committed to helping family caregivers across the U.S. and includes partners such as UnitedHealthcare, Wellpoint, Pfizer, Lotsa Helping Hands and Home Instead Senior Care, among others.
About Meals to Heal
Meals to Heal is a comprehensive cancer nutrition service providing home delivery of fresh, nutritious meals that are customized for cancer patients’ unique needs as well as free cancer nutrition resources. The Company is founded on the premise that carefully balanced nutrition enhances the body's ability to fight the disease and better tolerate the treatments. More information may be found at http://www.meals-to-heal.com.
About Caregiver Action Network
Caregiver Action Network (CAN) is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of caregivers’ lives. Addressing the common needs and concerns of all family caregivers, regardless of their loved one’s age or diagnoses, CAN provides education, support and advocacy to build the confidence and capability of family caregivers and remove the barriers that make family caregiving so much harder than it needs to be. CAN will always be known as the organization that put a face on family caregiving and brought it to the attention of the public.