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In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Free Essential Caregiving Skills Workshops & Specialty Workshops for Providers are Here!

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Come join us and learn new caregiving skills. Class space is limited, so register early!

New October – December Essential Caregiving Workshop Schedule is Here (classes in English)!

New October Specialty Caregiving Workshop Schedule is Here (classes in English)!

Nuevo Calendario de Talleres en Espanol para el mes de Octubre-Diciembre!

How do I sign up for one of the free workshops?

If you are a provider actively working in the IHSS program, contact the Public Authority’s Training Specialist, Stacy Goldsby at (650) 578-7146 or email her at PAworkshops@smcgov.org to register for a workshop.

Are these workshops mandatory?

No, these workshops are voluntary.

Will I be paid?

No, you will not receive payment for attending workshops.

Will I earn a Certificate of Completion if I attend a workshop?

Yes, you will earn a certificate if you attend the 6 Essential Caregiving Skills workshops. These are a series of workshops that cover learning or refreshing skills relevant to all caregivers. The series includes: Safe Lifting & Transferring, Infection Control, Personal Care, Fall Prevention, Red Flags of Chronic Health Conditions, Nutrition

Can I bring my IHSS consumer with me to the workshop?

Yes, let Stacy know when you call to register.

Will attending a workshop give me Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) for school or my professional license?

No, our workshops do not count towards CEU’s for school or your professional license.

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