Building Networks of Support for Caregivers

Creating an international network of organizations that prepare individuals to support caregivers through respite.

REST, Respite Education and Support Tools, is a nationally-recognized interactive two-day Train-The-Trainer course that prepares those who will train REST Companions™ to provide respite in their own communities.

Join us on October 16-17, 2017, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm at Community Connections of Franklin County, 7 Pearl Street, Malone, NY, for this training course. This training is hosted by the NYS Caregiving & Respite Coalition in partnership with Community Connections of Franklin County.

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To register, please fill out a registration form.

Funding for this training is provided by the Association on Aging in NY (AANYS) for all New York residents with an interest in supporting respite.

Registration Fee for non-New York State residents:
$595

For more information, contact:

Doris Green, Director, NYS Caregiver & Respite Coalition
dgreen@lifespan-roch.org
585-287-6393

Kelly Fitzgerald, REST Training Development Manager
kfitzgerald@restprogram.org
630-397-5658

Delivering education and support to those offering a break to caregivers.