United HomeCare® (UHC), a home health and community care organization in South Florida, is offering family caregivers of persons with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias the evidence-based Stress-Busting for Family Caregivers Program. Developed by researchers at the University of Texas Health Science Center, this is the first time the program is being offered in Miami.
Program costs are covered by United HomeCare through grant funds awarded by the Older Americans Act and administered by the U.S. Administration on Aging and Alliance for Aging of Miami-Dade County. Over a nine-week period, certified facilitators for the Stress-Busting for Family Caregiver Program will discuss:
Additionally, registered program participants will receive:
Program will meet every Wednesday.