University of California, Irvine; Alzheimer’s Orange County; and the Center for Caregiver Advancement are launching a free 8-week live virtual training course for informal (unpaid) caregivers of people living with dementia in southern California.29 February, 2024No comment
Since 1989, the USC Family Caregiver Support Center (FCSC) at USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology (home of the LA Caregiver Resource Center) has placed a high priority on providing support across the continuum of caregiving, including diagnosis, prognosis, services that help maintain the care recipient’s independence and abilities, helping caregivers care for themselves, and manage their own well-being. Supportive services include information, assessment, individual consultations, respite, education, and training.
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University of California, Irvine; Alzheimer’s Orange County; and the Center for Caregiver Advancement are launching a free 8-week live virtual training course for informal (unpaid) caregivers of people living with dementia in southern California.22 January, 2024No comment
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California Caregiver Resource Centers (CRCs)
The California Caregiver Resource Center (CRC) system consists of 11 sites across the state that support unpaid family caregivers by providing essential services. To connect with support wherever you live, visit caregivercalifornia.org.