Caring for Caregivers
Caregiver Assessment, Respite, Education & Support (CARES) supports Washtenaw County caregivers to recharge, reconnect, and regroup.
CARES provides caregivers compassionate support, education and respite to promote health and well-being considering the following variables:
• Physical and Emotional Health
• Physical Stamina
• Financial Security
• Perceived Personal Freedom of caregivers
OUR SERVICES INCLUDE:
• A brief assessment to get to know you and your needs
• No-Cost Respite care to give you a break (
• Customized education and support
• Assistance with community resources
• Low fee transportation for you and your loved one
Assistance is available for up to 24 hours of NO COST respite during a 90-day period. Participation will be limited.
Respite care includes services such as:
COMPANION CARE: meal preparation, companionship, household chores, errands
SKILLED CARE: bathing, dressing, dementia care, chronic condition care
UPCOMING CAREGIVER CONVERSATIONS:
April 21, 2020 | 3:00pm-4:30pm
Please join us for connection, sharing and ideas around caregiver issues as we navigate our lives during these challenging times of Covid-19. (click here for flyer)
Place: Your computer or other device which has internet connection
Once registered, you will receive a follow up message with a link to the meeting.
The group is limited to 10 participants however, additional groups will be added if necessary.
If you are interested in personal support, please give me a call at 734-769-0209 ex 374 or write directly to email@example.com
UPCOMING CARING FOR YOU, CARING FOR ME:
Mondays: 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/17, & 2/25 (NO meeting 2/10)
RETIREMENT INCOME SOLUTIONS
2301 Platt Rd #300, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
A unique, no-cost group which aims to educate and support professional and family caregivers in a relaxed setting. Facilitated by a licensed master social worker, the group will follow a well-established curriculum known to improve the well-being of caregivers.
Specific Topics Covered:
- What it means to be a caregiver
- Taking care of yourself
- Building cooperative relationships
- Preventing and solving problems
- Accessing and developing resources
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