December 30, 2014

Become a Certified Home Caregiver in Arkansas

Whether you are just starting to find your place in the workforce or are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, enrolling in Certified Caregiver classes is a great place to start. With a predicted growth of 62% expected in CNA or home care workers over the next 10 years, it is no wonder that…

October 21, 2014

Family Caregiver workshop set for December 9 & 10, 2014

The family caregiver needs support in many areas when caring for a loved one in their home. Our family care workshops offer this opportunity for anyone providing unpaid care to their loved one.  A Dementia Care workshop and a Physical Skills workshop are provided at various times throughout the year -See event calendar for more details….

General Information Session November 17

The first step to a new future is to attend a General Information Session about the Schmieding Caregiver Training Program.   The next opportunity for you to attend is on November 17 at 10 am.  See event calendar for more details and CALL TODAY to sign up – 870-207-7600.  

March 31, 2014

Does your Career Need a Spring Renewal?

The start of Spring is always a good time to think about renewal.  Along with the first whiff of a hyacinth or even a lone patch of green, comes that familiar out-with-the-old, in-with-the-new burst of energy. Is it time to apply that to your job search or career?  Ponder this “Spring Cleaning” tale:   A student…

March 11, 2014

Family Caregiver Workshop

DEMENTIA CARE AT HOME- Free Workshop Do you take care of a family member with dementia? Perhaps you manage their medications or talk to doctors and nurses on their behalf. You may even help bathe or dress them, as well as take care of their household chores or prepare their meals. If so, by definition…

December 18, 2013

New Certification Law Affects Home Caregivers

NEW CERTIFICATION LAW AFFECTS HOME CAREGIVERS Beginning in April 2014, all caregivers in Arkansas who are paid to provide care for someone in their home will be required to hold a certification with at least 40 hours of training or at least one year’s experience in a long term care facility.  This change will affect…