Are you an Employer or a HR Professional?
Are your employees looking for advice re eldercare?
Emer Lavin Eldercare is your training provider.
Contact Emer Lavin to discuss your training requirements.
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.
Goal of Corporate Training:
To raise awareness of what can happen in life as regards health/illness, career and family issues and to give participants the tools to deal with different scenarios across the continuum of life.
Corporate Pricing available on request
We have tailored programmes for Employers /HR Professionals
Customised courses may be provided on request
Training is primarily on a group basis
One to one training may be arranged
Training will take place during work hours unless otherwise specified
Topics covered include ageing well, the Fair Deal Scheme, Dementia
and discussing family responsibilities
Wellness & Aging
Goal - To broaden participant's thinking in relation to their own lives and the lives of their older relatives.
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 for their older relatives and for themselves.
Health in Later Years
Goal – to enable participants to realise that ageing well is a choice and it starts now!
Making Family Decisions
Goal – to consider what can be done to help older relatives and to appreciate that many families face similar issues.
- Is there a typical ageing journey?
- How to talk to your parent about getting
older eg. losing their driving licence
- Transitioning into a nursing home
- End of life care
Who Should Attend?
Courses 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 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.
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 for families to be able to access independent and impartial advice. With this in mind she etablished Emer Lavin Eldercare in 2018.