Archive for June, 2013

Conversations with Family and Professional Caregivers in Northern New Mexico

There’s still time to tell us you’re coming… The New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition wants to hear from family and professional caregivers about challenges and solutions in caring for clients and family members. Join us this Friday for one of two Listening Sessions in northern New Mexico: Friday, June 7, 2013 10:00 am – 12:00 noon Genoveva Chavez Community Center 3221 Rodeo Rd. Santa Fe, NM 87504 Friday, June 7, 2013 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Student Services Center, Student…

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Personal Care & Support Credential by DCA

The Direct Care Alliance Personal Care and Support Credential is a competency-based test for personal assistance workers in home and community-based settings.  The credential is a crucial step in professionalizing the direct care workforce. It will create a career ladder for workers; help improve the quality of care for elders and people living with disabilities; and become a valuable tool for employers and agencies struggling to meet the demand for personal care and support services in their communities. This credential…

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