BFAIR to offer REST Training

The REST Training (Respite Education and Support Tools) is a nationally recognized curriculum assisting individuals to become effective volunteer respite workers by learning the three key steps of respite support:
PREPARE – CARE – CONNECT

REST trains volunteer respite workers, is a valuable review for those currently employed as respite workers, a great introductory training for anyone interested in pursuing a paid respite position, and a basic foundational workshop for anyone ready and willing to help out family caregivers in your neighborhood, community or religious affiliation.

WHEN: Saturday, November 12 8:30am Registration – 9:00am to 4:30pm Training
WHERE: BFAIR – Berkshire Family and Individual Resources – 771 South Church Street – North Adams, MA 01247

PRESENTER: Linda Ungerleider, M.Ed., MLRC Consultant

TO REGISTER: Contact – Gail Oberst, Adult Family Care Program Director at 413-664-9382, x 31

REST Manual and Lunch Provided at No Cost ~
Participants will receive REST membership card upon completion of training

Deadline to Register ~ Thursday, November 3, 2016