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Lift Program for Family Caregivers : Metro Region
March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmDonations Welcome
During this hour and a half program, a physical therapist will lead you through the proper and safe techniques to transfer your loved one who has mobility issues due to Parkinson’s disease. This program is intended for family care partners only. There will be 5 interactive stations 1) Sit to stand 2) Transfer in and out of bed 3) Transfer in the bathroom 4) Transfers in and out of the car 5) Lastly, how to get up off the floor. Each caregiver will participate, rotating to each station and practicing with other caregivers. You will also learn when it is necessary to seek help.
Led by Sukhee So Chinn PT, DPT, CEEAA .
If you have physical limitations, please let the instructors know before class.