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Caregiver Calendar

Designed for older adults and caregivers, classes are open to the public. Select a region to see classes in your area.

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Thursday, Nov. 15

HHA (Home Health Aide Certification Course)

Home Health Aide certification course allows those currently certified as a nurse aide to learn about assisting patients with completing important personal care needs within the home. Training includes written documentation of patient care, patient's current condition, and signs and symptoms to report to a supervising health care professional. HHA program arms you with problem solving approaches in caring for patients in their home or their home setting. A review of current guidelines and regulations with the help of our community partners in Home Health, Hospice and Companion Care agencies ensures the most current and up to date practices of the Home Health Aide. Interviews with facility site must be conducted prior to enrollment in this class. You can call us at (580) 699-3976 or (844) 692-6188 to register. This is a 2 day class, and the registration deadline is 11/7/2018.

Monday, Nov. 26

Family Caregiver Training

OHAI’s workshop will provide skills training to your senior in need. Our licensed medical team instructs programs focusing on care. The workshops aid in making activities of daily life easier. Examples include bathing, dressing, fall prevention, dementia needs, varying legal matters, and addressing caregiver stress. The fee for this class is $25.00 and there is an optional workbook available to purchase. Class meets November 26, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. To register, please call 580-699-3976 or (844) 692-6188.  There is a minimum of 4 attendees per class.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregiver Training

The Alzheimer's/Dementia workshop provides an overview of information on dementia and caregiving for anyone providing assistance for an adult with dementia. Instructors will explain the types of dementia as well as communication techniques and ways to continue independence and self-esteem for the person with dementia. During the workshop, time is allotted for lecture, hands-on demonstrations, and questions. The fee for this class is $25.00. Class meets November 27, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. To register, please call 580-699-3976 or (844) 692-6188.  There is a minimum of 4 attendees per class.