Our nationally-recognized Dementia Care Training for Professional Caregivers specifically aims to empower direct care workers from a variety of settings to provide the highest quality of care to persons with dementia. The training is currently offered in English, Spanish, and Chinese.
This training meets for a full day, once a week for seven weeks, at our main office in midtown Manhattan. Trainees who complete the program receive a certificate of attendance.
This program is open to direct care staff who are paid to provide hands-on care to individuals.
- Understanding the disease process
- Enhancing communication
- Creating meaningful activities
- Managing challenging behaviors
- Palliative care
- Person-centered care
- Home safety
- Family interactions
- Cultural awareness
- Elder abuse
For more information or to register, please contact our 24-hour Helpline at (646) 744-2900.