Palliative Care Volunteer & Caregiver Training Workshop

par Grande Prairie Palliative Care Society

  • mercredi, 29 mai 2019 de 8:30 Matin à vendredi, 31 mai 2019 4:30 Après-midi (HAR)
  • Grande Prairie Regional College 10726 106 Ave, Grande Prairie, AB T8V 4C4

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8 modules of care and hands on training

0,00 $
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Grande Prairie Palliative Care Society, Alberta Health Services and Grande Prairie Regional College have come together to provide this palliative care training workshop free of charge to volunteers and caregivers.

This Palliative Care Education Program is a Certificate program which is recognized and accepted by Alberta Health Services and Grande Prairie Palliative Care Society.

Location: Grande Prairie Regional College Room L106 & L105

Registration: 8:00am

Workshop: May 29-30 (8:30am-4:30pm)          May 31 optional (9:00am-1:00pm)

May 29 & 30: Theoretical and hands on training of the 8 modules of Palliative Care for Volunteers and Caregivers. Certification upon completion of these 2 days.

May 31 (optional): This day will provide opportunity for additional self-care techniques, hands on training and answer any question that linger. 

Morganne Gammel (Yoga with Morganne)                Short Caregiver Yoga sessions

Carol Ballard (Hospice Chaplain)               Compassion Fatigue and Self-care 101 tools

Coffee, tea & refreshments will be served during workshop.

*Please bring a bag lunch or utilize the GPRC Cafeteria.*


Palliative Care is the active, compassionate care of a person whose disease is no longer responsive to treatment aimed at cure.  This course will prepare you to to have the most currents skills and tools to compassionately companion those who are dying with confidence.  The goal of palliative care is to help individuals “live well” until they die.

Palliative Care Training Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Palliative Care

Module 2: Medical Care

Module 3: Personal and Practical Care

Module 4: Spiritual and Psycho social Care

Module 5: Communication

Module 6: Loss, Grief and Bereavement

Module 7: Family Dynamics

Module 8: Self Care


                 Hand Hygiene

                 Donning and Doffing PPE

                 Blood and Body Fluid Exposure

                 Skin Care

                 Eye and Mouth Care

                 Compassionate Positioning

                 What to Expect to see in a Palliative Room


                 Last Hours

For more information or question please contact:

Hope McNally: 

Participants Tout afficher (50)

Arlene Kramps


Janet Lofstrom

Ashleigh Delaney

jeane domingo

Mary Laboucan

Annie Lucila

Karen Keeping

Christa Isaac

Sherry Metcalf

Corinne Rose

+ 1 invité


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Grande Prairie Regional College
10726 106 Ave, Grande Prairie, AB T8V 4C4

29 mai 2019
mercredi, 29 mai 2019 8:30 Matin (HAR)


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GP Palliative Care Society
Suite#204 10134-97ave
Grande Prairie , AB
T8V 7X6

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Our Mission is to establish and maintain expert end-of-life care and support for our community.