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

BridgetteJoin Lifelong Smiles Coalition in Celebrating Older Americans Month by Being a TOOTHBRUSH WARRIOR!!

From May 24-31 as part of Older Americans Month, help us to get Lifelong Smiles trending on social media! 

Click here to download your Warrior Selfie Sign.

Clear here for full instructions.


Storytelling for Change Workshops

REGISTER TODAY!

Join writer/activist Hannah Soyer and Zach Mecham for these "Storytelling for Change" workshops devoted to generating ideas, helping you craft a story that can affect change to healthcare, independent living and caregiving.

Hosted by Iowa Disability League in partnership with #UpgradeMedicaid
ASL and CART will be provided.

Register here to get the Zoom link for all three workshops. We hope you will attend them all!


Personal assistants who serve people with disabilities in rural areas are invited to tell their story with photos

BridgetteParticipants receive $50.

PAS workers are critical to the well-being of people with disabilities.

Right now there are serious shortages of personal assistance workers in rural communities.

Understanding PAS workers’ experiences is important in improving our understanding of how to support the important work they do.

Click here to learn more.

 

Staying the Course in Turbulent Times

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

Featuring local, national and internationally recognized subject matter experts on topics including:
  • Responding to bio-psycho-social impacts of brain injury
  • Medical treatment, rehabilitation, adaptations and accommodations after brain injury
  • Prevention of and/or navigating secondary outcomes including homelessness, mental health challenges, unemployment and substance abuse
Click here to learn more and register.



Public Health Conference 2021

BridgetteRegistration now open!

Public Health in Action: Taking on a Pandemic, Health Equity, Natural Disasters and More!

Plan to join virtually April 5-9, for Iowa’s premier public and environmental health conference.

Click here to learn more and register today! Early bird registration ends 3/6/2021.