Larimer County Coalition offers Powerful Tools for Caregivers Classes in Loveland
Department: Board of County Commissioners
Release Date: Jan 27, 2014
CONTACT:Lynette McGowan, Caregiver Support Coordinator, Larimer County Office on Aging, 970-498-7758, email@example.com
FROM:Deni La Rue, Community Information Manager, (970) 498-7150
Are you having trouble keeping up with the constant demands of caring for an aging loved one, do you ever feel overwhelmed by your responsibilities, are you feeling stretched to the limit, then this class is designed just for you. Caring for our aging relatives can cause stress and place new demands on various members of the family. A Coalition including the Larimer County Office on Aging is sponsoring two 6-week classes in Loveland, scheduled to start soon, titled Powerful Toolsfor Caregivers:
· Wednesdays, January 29 – March 5, 2:00 – 3:45 p.m., Faith Evangelical Church,
2707 N. Wilson, Loveland. Call 663-0522 to register.
· Mondays, February 24 – March 31, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Loveland Library, 300 N. Adams, Loveland. Call 962-2402 to register.
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
helps family caregivers acquire ‘tools’ to increase their self- confidence. If you care for yourself; it will benefit the person you are caring for. You will learn how to: reduce stress, better communicate your feelings, balance your life, deal with difficult emotions, and locate helpful resources. For more information, contact
Lynette McGowan, Caregiver Support Coordinator, Larimer County Office on Aging, (970) 498-7758, firstname.lastname@example.org