Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida HELPLINE: 866-413-5337
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POSTPONED – Powerful Tools for Caregivers workshops begin (FORT MYERS)
May 01, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmFree
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. Workshops are offered at Hope Healthcare at Healthpark in Fort Myers.
CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED AND ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Sorry, we cannot consider a Facebook RSVP as a registration. See below for registration info.
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, beginning Friday, May 1 at Hope Healthcare Meeting Room C (9470 Healthpark Circle, Fort Myers).
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)
Funding for this program is provided by a grant for disease prevention and health promotion under the Older Americans Act, Title IIID, through the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.