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Care Partners of Cook County

Family Caregiver Training and Education

Care Partners of Cook County - Grand Marais

513 5th Ave W, Ste 106, Grand Marais, MN, 55604-3017

Distance: 936 Miles

(218) 387-3787

Website

http://carepartnersofcookcounty.org

Service Details

Description

Caregiver Training and Education for family or friend caregivers who provide direct and ongoing services to older adults or people with disabilities.


Training may include instruction about:
* Treatment regimens
* Disease management
* Nutrition
* Personal/physical care
* Behavioral management
* Family dynamics
* Caregiver roles
* Use of equipment specified in the care plan
* Updates as appropriate to safely maintain the person at home


Caregiver Counseling includes coaching, guidance, or instructions directly related to providing care.


Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers and the Alternative Care Program in the Community-Based Services Manual: https://www.dhs.state.mn.us/main/idcplg?IdcService=GET_DYNAMIC_CONVERSION&RevisionSelectionMethod=LatestReleased&dDocName=dhs-292756


Features

  • Credentials/Qualifications of Enrolled Waiver Providers
    • Care or Support Related Organization 
  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 
    • Essential Community Supports (ECS) 

Eligibility

This is a service for family or friend caregivers such as a parent, spouse, children, relatives, foster family, in-laws, partners or friends.


Fees

If the care recipient has Elderly Waiver (EW) or Alternative Care funding, the service plan (based on an assessment of your needs) determines which services are funded.


This service may be available through private pay or other funding.


Area Served

Cook County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 387-3788

Last Update

5/10/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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