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CREST - Caregiver Response Effort and Service Team

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

820 Winnebago Ave, Ste 2, Fairmont, MN, 56031

Distance: 967 Miles

(507) 235-3833

Website

https://crestvolunteers.org/classes

Service Details

Description

An education program to help family and friends caring for older adults with long-term health conditions. Classes are taught in small groups by trained class leaders. Classes meet once a week.


Focuses on improving self-care by learning a new set of skills or "tools."
Topics include:
* Taking care of you
* Identifying and reducing personal stress
* Communicating feelings, needs, and concerns
* Communicating in challenging situations
* Learning from emotions
* Mastering caregiving decisions


A national program based on the Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. Learn more about the program


Features

  • Evidence-Based Programs
    • Powerful Tools for Caregivers Trainer 
  • Specialization
    • Caregivers 

Eligibility

Family caregivers of older adults with disabilities or long-term health conditions. Caregivers may be caring for a spouse or partner, or adult children caring for parents.


The older adult you are caring for can be living with you, in a nearby community or across the country.


Fees

A sliding fee scale payment or contribution is requested for the class manual.


Area Served

Martin County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 235-3833

Last Update

11/9/2022

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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