Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Class Sponsored by the Council

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Last Update: 9/14 9:21 am

From Broome County Office for Aging:

Education Opportunity for Caregivers: Powerful Tools Workshop

The workshop helps non-professional caregivers of any age develop new skills that will improve their lives and their ability to continue to provide care to an elderly loved.

The class will meet at the Endwell United Methodist Church, 3301 Watson Blvd. in Endwell on Thursdays starting October 7th for six weeks from 10-11:30am.

Pre-registration is required; call 778-2411 or email to register. There is a suggested donation of $20 which covers the cost of book.

Additional information:

The course will help caregivers reduce stress, improve self-confidence, make tough decisions, communicate better, and locate helpful resources and tips on how to balance caregiving with other responsibilities—including your responsibilities to yourself.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a program of the Legacy Foundation and is being supported locally by Broome County Office for Aging, Broome County Council of Churches, Lourdes Parish Nurse Program, United Health Services Stay Healthy Center.

1 comment:

  1. Apparently, our Jail Ministry had Rachel's Challenge present to them at the Jail as well. Pretty neat!


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