*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List
Family Caregiving 101
Each day family members become family caregivers. If you have been called down this noble path, or feel you might become a family caregiver one day, join us in our skills lab to learn some practical techniques which will help you provide better and safer personal care.
Jeffrey Grossman is a graduate of Emory Law School, a former management consultant and the co-founder of Charlottesville-based Commonwise Home Care. Mr. Grossman elected to develop the curricula for the “Family Caregiving 101” course in response to numerous requests from spouses and adult children needing some basic training to support their loved ones. Amber Roberts is the Director of Nursing for Commonwise Home Care. Ms. Roberts has worked in both the Intensive Care and Labor and Delivery Units at Martha Jefferson Hospital, as well as serving as a Case Manager with Hospice of the Piedmont. Ms. Roberts joined Commonwise Home Care in 2013, where she manages all caregiver training programs and developed the Family Caregiving 101 curricula.