Christopher spent years caring for his mother, Mama Peaches, who passed in 2016 after suffering from dementia. It was his love and struggles as a former caregiver that inspired him to journal his experiences on Facebook in 2015. The popularity of Mama Peaches postings created a social media frenzy. Many of the postings, as well as advice, tips, and resources, are in his first award-winning caregiving book, Mama Peaches and Me: Wit and Wisdom for Worn-out Caregivers.
Through his caregiving book series, national speaking engagements, blog, and growing Mama Peaches Caregiving Facebook Group. The support group offers strength, guidance, encouragement, and a safe online haven 24/7 for family caregivers in need of a listening hear and a virtual hand of support. As the CEO of CHANEYspeaks, Christopher provides emotional support and essential information to individuals caring for loved ones.
CHANEYspeaks, a national caregiving advocacy corporation, offers keynote speeches, workshops, webinars, wellness fairs, CEUs, and caregiving artwork. Christopher-Charles is widely sought-after by healthcare companies, corporations, faith-based organizations, and the media because of his magnetic personality, candid caregiving testimony, and practical advice. In short, Christopher-Charles Chaney is quickly becoming a recognizable face and voice for family caregivers.
December 28th, 2018 | 1 hr 23 mins
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Christopher-Charles Chaney spent years caring for his mother, Mama Peaches, who passed in 2016 after suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia. It was his love and struggles as a former caregiver that inspired him to journal his experiences on Facebook in 2015 and write his first award-winning caregiving book, Mama Peaches and Me: Wit and Wisdom for Worn-out Caregivers.
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