Powerful Tools for Caregivers

When: Friday, Mar 24, 2017, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Repeats every week every Friday 6 times.

Midland Area Agency on Aging

2727 West 2nd St

Land Mark Center, south conference room.

Hasting NE 68901

A class for family caregivers.

This class will meet once a week for six weeks. Feb 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24

Time 1 pm to 4 pm

Class size is limited. Registration is required by Friday, Feb 10th.

Please contact: Tammy Musgrave, Midland Area Agency on Aging 402-463-4565 ext 306

RESPITE CARE: If you are interested in Respite Care call: Hastings Respite Care, Inc. Jinx Hackler 402-463-8125

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed to help family caregivers (no professional caregivers, please).This program will help you take care of yourself while caring for a relative or friend.  You will benefit from this class whether you are helping a parent, spouse, friend or someone who lives at home, in a nursing home, or across the country. 

This class will give YOU, the family caregiver, the tools to:

  • Help reduce stress
  • Communicate effectively with other family members, your doctor,, and paid help
  • Take care of yourself
  • Reduce guilt, anger, and depression
  • Help you relax
  • Make tough decisions
  • Set goals and problem-solve

Please note that this class wil NOT focus on specific diseases or hands-on caregiving for the care reciever.  

Includes How-to-Do-It Book! Your participation will make a difference!