Education

Partner Programs

The Iowa CareGivers partners with many different agencies and organizations. We promote and support other programs and services that can benefit or be of interest to direct care professionals and the Iowans they serve.


The Gazette Iowa Ideas Conference

Sept. 20-22, 2017 – Cedar Rapids

Alec Ross, innovation expert and best-selling author, to keynote Iowa Ideas 2017

The Iowa Ideas Conference will include 80 sessions and more than 250 speakers across eight tracks. The statewide gathering will mix panel discussions, one-on-one conversations and thought-provoking experiences to help move complex issues forward. Iowa Ideas is for anyone who wants to be part of the conversation about the future of our state.

Click here to learn more.


Melodies|Together in Harmony

“melodies is a community chorus that brightens and builds relationships for people living with dementia and their caregivers through the power of music”

Meeting time:
10:30-11:30 AM
Fourth Thursday of every month

Location:
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
8301 Aurora Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322

Questions & Sign Up:
Please contact Sara Lemke at MelodiesDM@gmail.com


No singing experience required
Music director supports and guides members to full potential
Variety of music, familiar and challenging
Dementia-aware volunteers are available to assist


FREE Cross-Training: Abuse in Later Life

June 20, 2017 - Cedar Falls, IA - Registration Deadline: June 13

https://ilast_victimservices_06-20-17_cedar_falls.eventbrite.com

 

July 19, 2017 - Fort Dodge, IA - Registration Deadline: July 13

https://ilast_victimservices_07-19-17_fort_dodge.eventbrite.com

 

August 23, 2017 - Oskaloosa, IA - Registration Deadline: August 18

https://ilast_victimservices_08-23-17_oskaloosa.eventbrite.com

 


Health Information Technology healthcare professional certificate

DMACC has a new Health Information Technology healthcare professional certificate starting Fall 2017. 

HIT/HP Health Information Technology for Healthcare Professional certificate 

HIT AAS degree program