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Center for Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP) 2023 Direct Care Worker Conference

The Center For Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP) will be holding its 2023 Direct Care Worker Conference on April 21 and April 22, 2023 in Hershey, PA. The event, sponsored by CILCP with grant funds from the Department of Labor and Industry, is targeted to people who are interested in, or already are providing direct care worker services in the homes of people with disabilities and older adults.

Conference Sessions Include:

  • Home Care Defined
  • CPR Training
  • Conflict De-Escalation
  • Personal Safety & Situational Awareness
  • Self-Care Matters
  • Cultural Competency
  • The Fish Philosophy
  • Financial Literacy
  • Learning to Listen & Being Person Driven
  • Wellness, Mindfulness, Intro to Yoga
  • Hoyer Lift Training
  • Sensory Disabilities
  • Cognitive, Behavioral & MH Disabilities
  • Home Care Competencies
  • Home Care Policy
  • Resume Writing and Other Job Building Skills

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