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Wright County Community Action Agency, LLC

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Wright County Community Action Agency - Maple Lake

130 Division St W, Maple Lake, MN, 55358

Distance: 1079 Miles

(320) 963-6500

Website

https://www.wccaweb.com

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 
  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 

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

Wright County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 963-6500

Last Update

6/14/2022

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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