Education and Training Manager Central Ohio Area Agency on Agingldobb@coaaa.org
Learn common characteristics of spouses, adult children and siblings involved in caregiving and how this relates to common caregiving challenges. Information to help overcome obstacles in family caregiving discussed.
Identify signs of caregiver stress and burnout; common emotions and coping strategies discussed.
Develop tips/techniques for providing home care for loved ones.
Discuss circumstances which can provoke difficult behaviors, and learn techniques for coping with these behaviors.
Learn about consumer rights, tips for getting high quality care in various settings.
Information on long-term care, financial realities, and legal tools for planning.
This program is for families transitioning a loved one from the community to the nursing home setting. Discusses choosing a facility, strategies for managing care, and resident’s rights.