Certified programs contain information on a variety of topics including communication, safety, activities, skin care, assistance with bathing, dressing, toileting transferring and walking. Each level of training builds on the previous level and is designed to provide the learner with knowledge and skills needed to care for individuals who require varying levels of care in their homes.
Family Caregiver Workshops are designed to introduce non-paid caregivers to basic caregiving skills. They are intended for individuals with little if any medical training. Information contained in the Family Caregiver Workshops covers a variety of topics related to daily caregiving of an older adult such as hygiene, nutrition, skin care, and toileting.