Upcoming Workshops

   

Workshops for Northern California Families and Caregivers

Workshops will be broadcast to the following nine Northern California communites: Canby, Chico/Paradise, Corning, Happy Camp, Mt. Shasta, Nevada City, Portola, Redding, and Round Mountain.

Register today! Click on a title to register for the workshop and fill out the corresponding form. You will receive a callback to confirm your location and give you the address of where you will attend the workshop.


When you Loved One Loses Control: A Caregiver's Guide to Incontinence

Wednesday, December 6, 2006 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
It’s no fun having to manage a loved one’s loss of bladder or bowel control. It can take a toll both physically and emotionally on everyone involved. Carol Jones, RN (Retired), Family Consultant, Mountain Caregiver Resource Center, will discuss its emotional impact on caregivers and their loved ones and provide expert information on incontinence management, including protective products. Click HERE to register.

Stay On Your Feet! Fall Prevention, Transfer Tips and Family Caregiver Back Safety

Tuesday, December 12, 2006 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
What will you do when your loved one has diffi culty moving around? Learn how to reduce the risk of falls and prevent injury to your back. Join Pam Cameron, LVN, Consultant, Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center, as she demonstrates and offers specifi c strategies on how to safely assist someone with a mobility problem. Click HERE to register.

Who Pays? Unbiased Information about Long-term Care Insurance, Medicare and Medi-Cal Coverage

Wednesday, January 10, 2007 from 12:00 noon-1:15 p.m.
It is common for family and friends to mistakenly believe Medicare will pay for their loved one’s long-term care. Join Tatiana Fassieux, Program Coordinator, HICAP, to learn the facts about “who” pays for long-term care and how to find a plan that works for you. Click HERE to register.