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Dancing Sky Area Agency on Aging

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

109 S Minnesota St, Warren, MN, 56762-1420

Distance: 1279 Miles

(218) 745-9104

Website

https://www.dancingskyaaa.org

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

  • Client Conveniences
    • Educational Speakers 
  • Evidence-Based Programs
    • Powerful Tools for Caregivers Trainer 

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.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Kittson, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, and Roseau counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 745-6733
Toll Free (800) 333-2433

Last Update

7/26/2021

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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