Registration Open for Free Family Caregiver Training Series

For Immediate Release Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Sponsored by: Health & Human Services Department, Disability, Aging & Veterans Services Division
Registration 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.   

Contact:

Wendy Gordon, Communications Coordinator/PIO
503-846-3634
wendy_gordon@co.washington.or.us