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Powerful Tools for Caregivers Begins (PORT CHARLOTTE)
May 07, 2019 @ 1:00 pmFree
A class for family caregivers
Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a FREE educational program designed to help family caregivers take care of themselves while caring for a friend or relative. You will benefit from this class whether you are helping a parent, a spouse, a friend, someone who lives at home, in a nursing home, or across the country. Classes will teach you how to:
- Reduce stress associated with caregiving
- Balance your life
- Improve your self-confidence
- Better communicate your feelings
- Increase your ability to make tough caregiving decisions
- Locate helpful resources for caregivers in your community
This class series meets once a week for six weeks. Class size is limited, and registration is required.
Powerful Tools for Caregivers workshops begin Tuesday, May 7 and continues on Tuesdays through June 11 at Port Charlotte United Methodist Church (21075 Quesada Ave.).
Advance registration is required. For more information or to register, please call Sherry Young at the Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida’s Elder Helpline at 866-413-5337 (866-41-ELDER) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Funding for this program is provided by a grant for disease prevention and health promotion under the 2018 Older Americans Act, Title IIID, through the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.