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.


mcmahonNAMI Greater Des Moines is launching a new platform of resources and inspiration

NAMI Greater Des Moines is launching a new platform of resources and inspiration for the current moment – with tips on how to work from home, a special home fitness program and a collection of workshops.

The centerpiece of the program is an 8-week speakers series featuring some of the top motivational speakers in the country. The kickoff program is at noon on Wednesday, April 8. and features the amazing Michael Veltri.

All the programs are being offered at no cost to the public.

Check it out at www.WeAreHereWithYou.com and register to hear Michael’s inspirational message.


2020 Brainworks Conference, Alzheimer’s Association

April 30, 2020

The annual BrainWorks conference has transitioned to a free, virtual event, and tried to make it as timely and relevant as possible as we all continue to navigate our COVID-19 world. 

Registration opens TODAY! Click Here to Register 

Questions? Please contact Brianne Fitzgerald, Program Director, at bkfitzgerald@alz.org or by phone at 515-218-2677. We hope you will join us on Thursday, April 30th!

For more information, click here to view flyer.

 

How to Find Confidence on the Phone With Your Hearing Loss - Let's Get Connected!

May 5, 2020

Telecommunications Access Iowa (TAI) & Relay Iowa invite you to join them from your home or office for a FREE Webinar.

We are Here & We Hear You- Let's Get Connected!

This is an educational webinar to learn about two resources available in Iowa to assist people who struggle to hear on the telephone. Dylan from Telecommunications Access Iowa who will share about the equipment distribution program which include vouchers to pay for specialized telephone equipment, accessories or wireless devices to help deaf, hard of hearing or those who have difficulty speaking.

Lori from Relay Iowa will share about Captioned Telephone (CapTel) services which provides word for word captions of what is being said on the telephone for people who have a hearing loss.

If you are a healthcare/senior service provider, know someone or you yourself are hard of hearing—we welcome you to join and learn about the many options our programs have to offer!

Click here to register.