July 24, 2014

CAREGIVER 101 Hands On ~ Hearts Open, February 23, FREE

Who should attend:
. Family Caregivers
. IHSS
. Paid or Volunteer Caregivers
. Assisted Living Staff
. Anyone who provides care to elderly, disabled or persons with memory impairment

Presented by Napa Valley Hospice Adult Day Services

Thursday, February 23, 2012
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Day Services
414 South Jefferson St., Napa

Cost: Free
For CEU’s $15.00 Processing Fee

Pre-Registration is required as space is limited!  Program is in English only.
Free Respite Care is available!
Please call 258-9087 ext. 272 or email: healthedcoordinator@nvhads.org

Who should attend:
. Family Caregivers
. IHSS
. Paid or Volunteer Caregivers
. Assisted Living Staff
. Anyone who provides care to elderly, disabled or persons with memory impairment

What you will learn:
. Safe and more efficient techniques for bathing, dressing, transfers and mobility (Hands on practice time included) .

Techniques and suggestions for making your home a safer place and reducing the risk for falls . Equipment options for safe and more independent caregiving . Problem Solving: An Occupational and Physical Therapist will present the program and will be available for questions.

What you will receive:
. Hands-On Caregiving Manual
. Certification of Participation
. Light meal will be provided (donation of $10 for food gratefully accepted)

This post is also available in: Spanish