REST director addresses caregiving crisis

Caregivers are reaching out for help.  There is a growing need for respite care services.  A video blog created by REST focused [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

REST assists Reeve Foundation with new grant program

The REST (Respite Education & Support Tools) program recently played a consulting role with the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation as it [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

REST celebrates 4th anniversary

We have met so many inspiring people who are doing amazing things across the county, since we launched the REST program in [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

REST Companion Spotlight: Pearle Snelson, Winnemucca, Nev.

Pearle provides a safe and enriching environment for the caregivers and care receivers she serves. One of the extra things Pearle does [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Doris Green chosen as REST Trainer of the Quarter

Congratulations to Doris Green, director of the New York State Caregiver and Respite Coalition (NYSCRC), who was chosen as the REST Trainer of [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|REST Blog|

Welcome to 15 REST Trainers in Minnesota

Welcome to the 15 individuals who completed a REST training course on Nov. 3-4 through the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS), St. [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Support for caregivers continues to grow in Nevada

Welcome to 19 new REST trainers in Nevada who recently completed the REST course.  The network of support for caregivers continues to [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Celebrate National Family Caregivers Month: host a REST training course

Throughout November, organizations across the nation will show their support for caregivers by holding appreciation luncheons, workshops and special events – some [...]

By | October 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

New REST e-Course opens the door

We are thrilled to provide a new Continuing Education (CE) opportunity for healthcare professionals and others who are interested in expanding their [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Nebraska named ‘REST State of the Year’

Congratulations to our trainers from the REST State of the Year: Nebraska. We made the announcement during the ARCH national conference, which [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|