FAMILY CAREGIVER TRAINING SERIES (Start TBA in Spring 2015)
Located at Kapi’olani Community College
Kapi'olani Community College (KCC) is offering a series of workshops designed specifically for family caregivers interested in learning skills for the care of their elderly parents, spouse or relative. The workshops are planned by the KCC Kupuna Education Center and are taught by experienced health and elder care educators. Pre-registration is required.
Hands-On Skills for Family Caregivers
»Observe Skills Demonstration
Course No.: Course Fee: $40
Includes 6 class hours and handouts
What Family Caregivers Want & Need to Know
» Receive Helpful Info, Resources and Tips
During five 2-hour workshops, participants learn practical and helpful ways to care for an elder and how to make decisions about providing care to an elder at home. Topics include: normal aging and common chronic health conditions, managing medications, nutrition and diet, community services, legal and financial considerations, assisting with activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing, eating, etc., memory exercises to keep the aging mind sharp, and tips on caring for an elder with Alzheimer’s or other dementias.
Course No.: Course Fee: $65
Includes: 10 class hours and handouts
Fall Prevention and Career Transitions for Boomers
Aging & Older Adults: A Brief Introduction & Practical Approach
For more information please call us at 734-9108.
For those interested in classes at Leeward Community College, please call 455-0500.
Kupuna Connections TV Series