SO WHO’S HELPING YOU?
The Utah Coalition for Caregiver Support (UtahCares.org) has brought together the help, support and resources you need to answer that call in a healthy balanced way that will improve the quality of life for you and your loved one in your roles.
Our coalition focus’ on the needs of all caregivers who care for family members across the lifespan; from babies to the elderly, disabled adults who need extra help, those who have mental illness, and the elderly. We want to provide support for you, give you some extra education, and link you to the resources available to you according to the area you live.
These training modules are for family caregivers and the professionals who support them. There are 12 Ucare Modules. Click the links below to access each module.
Module 1 - Providing Personal Care
Module 2 - Dementia and Memory Loss
Module 3 - Caring for older adults with chronic health issues & caring for children with special health needs
Module 4 - The Accessible Home
Module 5 - Taking Care of the Caregiver
Module 6 - Caring for Those with Mental Health Issues
Module 7 - Community Supports for Remaining at Home
Module 8 - Working Effectively with In Home Service Providers
Module 9 - Keeping your home and the person you care for safe
Module 10 - Eating Healthy for Life Module 11 - Assistive Devices Tools to Help You
Module 12 - Legal and financial matters
Creating awareness of caregiving issues and improving the quality of life for caregivers and care recipients through advocacy, information, support, and access to resources.