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 26-27, 2017, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm at Catholic Charities Senior and Caregiver Support Services, 1462 Erie Blvd, Schenectady, NY, for this training course. This training is hosted by the NYS Caregiving & Respite Coalition in partnership with Catholic Charities.

Click here to download the event flyer

Click here to download the event flyer

To register, please fill out a registration form.

Funding for this training is provided by the New York State Office of Aging for all New York residents with an interest in supporting respite.

Registration Fee for non-New York State residents:

For more information, contact:

Doris Green, Director, NYS Caregiver & Respite Coalition

Kelly Fitzgerald, REST Training Development Manager

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