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Caring with Confidence Course – Week 3

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The ‘Caring with Confidence’ Course will be delivered by Family Carer’s Ireland and supported by Cork Stroke Support.

If you are a family carer, caring for a loved one with additional needs, you are invited to our bespoke, FREE introductory training programme to caring.

Why would I do this course?
  • An introductory training programme to support and guide you in your family caring role
  • Identify your needs and develop an action plan
  • Learn baseline practical care skills for safe care delivery
  • Explore and develop self-care practices
What will I be studying?

Course topics will cover:

  • Rights, entitlements & supports for the family carer
  • Introduction to Carer’s Outcome Star Assessment
  • Safety at Home
  • Basic First Aid Skills
  • Practical Care Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Self-Care Practices
Is there an entry requirement?

No! You do not need to have any previous qualifications. If you are interested, please contact us to find out more. Note that this is a FREE course solely for family carers and not home care workers.

You will never regret taking this opportunity to meet and connect with other carers in a similar position to yourself.

  • This group activity is open to members of Cork Stroke Support.
  • Pre-booking is essential as places are limited to 12. Book your place by phoning 021 2427599, or email admin@corkstrokesupport.ie
  • All group activities are subsidised by Cork Stroke Support. We are asking for a €3 donation from all participants to help us provide refreshments.
  • Please do not attend the centre if you have symptoms of Covid 19.


April 4
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Cork Stroke Support Centre
3B Oak House, Riverview Business Park, Bessboro Road, Blackrock
Cork, T12 A9YX Ireland
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Family Carers Ireland