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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|

Alabama respite program ‘life giving’

  When the Rev. Julie Hare asks caregivers to describe REACH (Refresh, Encourage, Activities, Care and Hope) – a drop-off respite ministry [...]

By | September 20th, 2016|REST Blog|

Valuing – and celebrating – our differences

“We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race." That quote by Kofi [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|REST Blog|

REST Program staff travel to West Coast

Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve had the privilege of meeting many inspiring and dedicated professionals who have a passion for [...]

By | August 9th, 2016|REST Blog|

People-First Language: an essential topic

“Words matter…choose them carefully.” Perhaps you’ve heard that expression from a teacher or parent when you were young. The saying reminds us [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|REST Blog|