Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class Leader Certification Training


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Northeastern MinnesotaCounties include: Koochiching, St. Louis, Itasca,Aitkin, Carlton, Lake, and Cook.Duluth, MN 55802

Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging

About

Become a Certified Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class Leader.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a self-care education program for family caregivers that builds the skills caregivers need to take better care of themselves, as they provide care for others. Caregiving participants learn to minimize the potentially negative impacts of caregiving in a six-week program emphasizing self-care and self-empowerment.

The Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging is sponsoring a two-day Powerful Tools for Caregivers class leader training in early 2017 The class runs from 8 AM to 5 PM both days.

This training will prepare and certify Powerful Tools for Caregivers class leaders to successfully co-lead the six week Powerful Tools for Caregivers class series. The cost of the training is $150. Scholarship assistance may be available for those who need it.

Registration is limited to 12 potential class leaders. For a registration packet or to learn more about the Powerful Tools for Caregivers class please contact Cindy Conkins at 218-529-7542, cconkins@ardc.org.

Caring for a family member or a friend with a chronic condition can be physically, emotionally, and financially draining. This is an opportunity to assist caregivers in your community. Are you willing to become a class leader?

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • Patient Care
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Lead two workshop series within one year.
  • Need to complete the required training class.

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