CaringKind Blog


For Professionals
If you are a medical professional looking for resources or support, please visit our Healthcare Outreach page here click here. We have a staff member dedicated to informing clinicians and other healthcare professionals about our core support and education services—all free and non-medical— to facilitate referrals of persons with dementia and their caregivers and to supplement a physician care plan [...]

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Support Group Leader Training
Support Group Leader Training Workshops meet three times a year and are open to health care professionals and former caregivers who are interested in leading caregiver or early stage groups. This intensive, 4 day training opportunity incorporates both didactic material with experiential group learning and includes a medical overview, interviews with early stage patients and family caregivers, an o [...]

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Dementia Care Training for Professional Caregivers
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. Trainee [...]

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Understanding Dementia for Caregivers A safe, comfortable place to learn about dementia and the resources and services that can help you cope with the challenges today while you plan for the future. For detailed information, please click here. Legal & Financial Seminars Volunteer elder law attorneys acquaint family members with the legal and financial issues associated with planning and long [...]

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