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Caregiver Training

Programs that provide training for family members and other informal caregivers which focuses on care-related activities such as medication management, personal care and making the home environment safe and barrier-free as well as on stress management and other techniques to help the caregiver take care of him or herself. The focus of the training is on building the skills and capacity of the caregiver to manage their caregiving role. Some programs include a caregiver assessment, development of an individualized plan that focuses on the caregiver, setting goals and establishing a routine for ongoing support for the caregiver.

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Catholic Family Center

Eligibility: Ages 60 years and older or their caregivers. PATHS/PEARLS: Experiencing anxiety and/or depression. Residing in a community setting (single home or apartment). Unable to access tradtional counseling services.

Languages: Call agency for other language availabilities., Spanish

Map Marker 1 87 North Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY

Arc of Monroe

Eligibility: Determined through the Office of People with Developmental Disabilities, must have an established diagnosis of a developmental disability (Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, Intellectual Disability, Traumatic Brain Injury, Other Neurological Impairment) must exist prior to age 22, with an expected continuation of the condition. Call for more information.

Languages: American Sign Language, Spanish

Map Marker 2 2060 Brighton Henrietta Townline Road
Rochester, NY

The Community Place of Greater Rochester, Inc.

Eligibility: Child must be 3 or 4 years old by Dec 1 for their respective program.

Languages: Spanish

Carter Street Office

Map Marker 3 500 Carter Street
Rochester, NY

Hours: Varies by program.

Lifespan of Greater Rochester

Eligibility: Caregiver ages 18 and older.

Map Marker 4 1900 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY

Hours: Classes offered throughout the year and take place during daytime and evening.

UR Medicine Home Care

Eligibility: End-stage illness and desire for symptom management and comfort measures.

Languages: Sign language. Spanish. Russian. Other languages are available via a translator phone service and are limited to their offerings.

Map Marker 5 2180 Empire Boulevard
Webster, NY

Hours: 24 hours.

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