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Family Caregiver Wellness Workshops- Assisting with Personal and Intimate Care

April 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

$35

Family Caregiver Wellness Workshops:
Gain the confidence to safely look after your loved one at home with our new Family Caregiver Wellness workshops. These workshops will provide you with knowledge and expertise to transition into a new role and equip you with technologies to look after loved ones while they are living at home.

Our online videos and hands-on workshops will give you the flexibility to learn within your schedule. Workshop topics are wide ranging and include: roles of the caregiver for an independent to high-needs senior; developing health observations; effective communication skills with health-care providers; and pairing technologies and tools to assist in daily living.

Each course is 2.5 hours. Class lecture (1 hour)- covering tips and tricks, how to observe the health status of your loved one, resources and tools for assistance, hands on training with a partner (if applicable). Simulated Experience (1.5 hours)- experience high potential scenarios that a caregiver may experience while looking after a loved one and go through appropriate decision making and the steps of care. Workshop registration includes: information guide and resources to take home and access to quick videos for just in time learning.

Course registration fee is $35 (+GST).

Assisting with Personal and Intimate Care Workshop:
This workshop will focus on how to adjust to changing roles within the family unit when the caregiver needs to assist with personal and intimate care while still maintaining the dignity of the care recipient. Changing roles and communication will be a focus of this workshop. Learn techniques in: oral health, bathing, dressing and incontinence care.

Rm 4-158, Singhmar Center for Learning (10215 108St)

Venue

NorQuest College
Rm 4-108 Singhmar Center for Learning (10215 108St)
Edmonton, T5J 1L6
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Phone:
1.866.534.6480
Website:
www.norquest.ca/family-caregiver

 
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