Registration Open for Free Family Caregiver Training Series
For Immediate Release: Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Sponsored by: Health and Human Services Department, Disability, Aging and Veteran Services (DAVS) DivisionRegistration is underway for a five-week family caregiver training sponsored by Washington County Disability, Aging and Veteran Services' Family Caregiver Support Program and No Worries Comprehensive In-Home Care.
The training is designed for family members and other unpaid caregivers who provide care in the home. Register by calling 503-846-3089.
The training takes place on Tuesdays, September 2-30, from 1-4 p.m. at the Nimbus Conference Center, 9403-B SW Nimbus Ave, Beaverton.
Topics include self-care, basic personal care techniques, assistive equipment, providing care to the cognitively impaired person, elder law considerations, end-of-life planning and community resources.
Media Contact:Wendy Gordon, Communications Coordinator/PIO