Corporate Training on Care of the Elderly:
Are you an Employer or a HR Professional?
Are your employees looking for advice re care for the elderly?
Emer Lavin Eldercare is your training provider.
Contact Emer Lavin to discuss your training requirements in relation to eldercare
Corporate Training on Care of the Elderly
All of our training is designed to be interesting, informative and have a practical learning outcome that participants can apply in their own lives to benefit them and their families. One of the most important considerations is the cost of care.
Goal of Corporate Training re Eldercare:
To raise awareness among individuals and their families about care of the elderly and to give participants the tools to deal with different scenarios in arranging senior care and senior living noting that care arrangements may vary at different stages of the ageing process.
Corporate Pricing available on request
We have tailored programmes for Employers /HR Professionals in relation to care of the elderly
Customised courses about eldercare may be provided on request
Eldercare Training is primarily on a group basis
One to one training in relation to senior care may be arranged
Eldercare Training will take place during work hours unless otherwise specified
Topics covered include ageing well, the Fair Deal Scheme, Dementia, senior homes
Individuals will benefit from working out different family responsibilities around care for the elderly
Wellness & Aging
Goal - To broaden participant's thinking about ageing well. What type of senior living or senior care do they want?
Financial Cost of Healthcare
Goal – to help participants realise the real cost of eldercare in terms of time, energy and money and to start planning ahead and understanding the Fair Deal Scheme for nursing homes.
Health in Later Years
Goal – to enable participants to realise that ageing well is a choice and it starts now! Care of the elderly is easier when people are healthier.
Making Family Decisions
Goal – to consider what can be done to help older relatives to fully understand the Fair Deal Scheme and to appreciate that many families face similar issues around care of the elderly.
- Is there a typical ageing journey before reaching the stage that one needs senior care?
- How to talk to your parent about getting older eg. losing their driving licence
- Transitioning into a nursing home or senior community home
- End of life care as the final stage of eldercare
Who Should Attend?
Courses about taking care of the elderly are likely to be of specific interest to people over the age of forty with parents in their seventies. The information will be useful to both the adult children and the parents (although the parents need not attend).
Employees who have caring responsibilities will benefit form open discussion to consider issues that require medium to long term planning in respect of themselves, their relationship with their partners, their children and their parents to arrange suitable senior care.
Method of Delivery
- Online Training using Zoom with Polls and Breakout rooms
- In person in house training using role play
- Lunchtime seminars
- Half Day seminars
- Full Day seminars
- Repeat seminars
*Prices available on application
Ideal No. of Participants
- Online Training – up to 30
- In person Training – 12 to 15 persons
Participants will complete a One Page Plan which will help them to consolidate
the learning from the seminar and incorporate the learning into their lives.
Corporate Pricing available on request.
Emer Lavin, your independent and impartial eldercare advisor
Emer grew up in Northern Ireland during the Troubles and this experience sparked an interest in equality and human rights. She qualified as a solicitor in 1996 and practised law for a number of years before leaving to have a family in 2004. Around this time she also did voluntary work with cancer patients.
Emer identified a need for people to plan ahead in relation to eldercare and the Fair Deal Scheme for families to be able to access independent and impartial advice. With this in mind she etablished Emer Lavin Eldercare in 2018 to provide information and advice in relation to senior care and senior living.