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Hispanic Health Caregiver Basics

Overview

The caregiver program is a non-certification stress-free work- shop written by a team of healthcare workers, including nurses, physical therapists, and occupational therapists. This 40-hour program includes practical information, activities, demonstra- tions, and discussion to prepare you to support the chronically ill, aged, or disabled loved ones at home.

A Spanish interpreter will be available in class.

CCCC provides all the videos and books in Spanish content if needed.

Certificates of Completion will be issued for each participant!

Course Topics

  • Environment - Preparing the home
  • Physical Movement
  • Nutrition
  • Cleanliness and Skincare
  • Communications and Feelings
  • Managing Medications
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Caring for the Caregiver
  • Sleep Disturbances
  • Caregiver Skills