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 April 1-2, 2017, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm at Kendal at Ithaca, 2230 N. Triphammer Road, Ithaca, NY, for this training course hosted by the NYS Caregiver & Respite Coalition through a grant from the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center for all organizations located in the Finger Lakes Area. Limited training spots available so register today!

Click here to download the event flyer

Click here to download the event flyer

To register, please fill out a registration form.

Grant funding available for organizations from the Finger Lakes Region.  Please contact Doris Green for additional information.

Registration Fee:
$595 for non-scholarship participants

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.