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Catholic Charities of Southern MN

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota

111 Market St, Ste 2, Winona, MN, 55987

Distance: 954 Miles

(507) 454-2270

Website

https://www.ccsomn.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.


Area Served

Fillmore, Goodhue, Houston, Olmsted, Steele, Martin, Faribault, Jackson, and Wabasha counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 454-2270

Last Update

4/30/2021

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