Events

Powerful Tools For Caregivers

Friday
Friday, April 17, 2020
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

A class for caregivers, who are caring for a family member, friend or neighbor. 


This program will help you take care of yourself while caring for an older relative or friend. You will benefit from this class whether you are helping a parent, spouse, friend someone who lives at home, in a nursing home or across the country.

This class will give YOU, the caregiver, tools to:

  • Help you reduce stress
  • Communicate effectively with other family members, your doctor and paid help
  • Take care of yourself
  • Reduce guilt , anger and depression
  • Help you relax
  • Make tough decisions
  • Set goals and problem-solve

The program is a six-week series that meets for 1 ½ hours on Fridays. The class starts April 17 and ends May 22.

Cost: $30 for the workshop and the How-to-do-it book.

Ask about respite care options for your care receiver for during this class time.

Pre-register by calling Julie Praska-Moser at 218.686.6228 or 800.488.4146 or email julie.praska-moser@lssmn.org.

Sponsored by Lutheran Social Service Caregiver Respite and Support Program with support provided by the Land of the Dancing Sky Area Agency on Aging.

Essentia Health

Essentia Health

900 Hilligoss Blvd SE

Fosston, MN 56542