Professional Education

Caregiver Education | Professional Education| Concierge Services Our experienced staff offers educational programs to sensitize professionals and para-professionals to the special needs of people with dementia and their families. Understanding Dementia for ProfessionalsThis educational seminar provides an opportunity for professionals to learn about Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, and how to apply this information to their profession. After attending this course, social workers and health care professionals who are new to the field of dementia, will be able to: Explain how dem [...]

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For Professionals

CaringKind Connection The CaringKind Connection form is designed to assist social workers, case managers, and other professionals in meeting the non-medical needs of clients with memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, as well as their families, friends, and support systems. To learn more, visit CK Connection Concierge Services CaringKind works with organizations, on-site or on-line, to maximize staff learning and cultivate best practices in dementia care. We offer individualized educational programs to staff of: home care providers, adult day care programs, nursing homes, assi [...]

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CaringKind Connection

CaringKind seeks to build relationships with social service and healthcare professionals, educating them about the disease and facilitating patient and caregiver connections to CaringKind’s free supportive services. Our CaringKind Connection form is designed to assist social workers, case managers, healthcare, and other professionals in meeting the non-medical needs of clients with memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, as well as their families, friends, and support systems. This free service is an easy way for professionals to link clients directly to a Dementia Specialist by [...]

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Dementia Care Training for Professional Caregivers

NOTE Home Health Aides and CDPAP family/friends can now get the vaccine through the city.  Appointments can be scheduled in this link. COVID-19: Vaccine Locations - NYC HealthNYC HealthOur 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 [...]

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