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 May 17-18, 2018, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm at CareFirst NY, 3805 Meads Creek Road, Painted Post, NY, for this training course. This training is hosted by the NYS Caregiving & Respite Coalition in partnership with CareFirst.

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:

Sharon Cackett, Respite Outreach and Education Specialist

Kelly Fitzgerald, REST Training Development Manager

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