Caregiver Training

 

We offer a variety of trainings and workshops across the county throughout the year. Visit our events calendar for dates, times and locations. For more information about any of these trainings contact 1-855-ORE-ADRC (673-2372). Another great training resource is Oregon Care Partners.Elderly Man and Granddaughter

Powerful Tools for Caregivers 
This six-week series focuses on self-care tools useful in dealing with daily stresses and challenges in family caregiving. It helps you make a plan to take care of yourself while caring for another.

SAVVY Caregiver
Designed for family or friends caring for someone living with Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia. In this six-week class, caregivers learn tips on how to provide the best care, coping skills for the stages of dementia, facts about the progression of dementia, understanding dementia and changes in your loved one.

Star-Caregiver
An evidenced-based program that works with family and friend caregivers caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. This program is designed to give caregivers tools to help reduce difficult behaviors their family member’s may be experiencing and increase pleasant times together. A trained consultant works one on one with a caregiver over six weeks to assist in problem solving and learning new strategies.