Calendar of Events

15 - 16 Nov

Caregiver Training Programme

Caregiver Training Programme

Date: 15 - 16 Nov, Thu - Fri

Time: 8.30am - 3.00pm (15 Nov), 8.30am – 1.15pm (16 Nov)

Venue: Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C

Organised by: Jurong Community Hospital

Our Caregiver Training Programme is delivered by skilled nurses and Allied Health Professionals. Each training course comprises 1.5-day session and a follow-up session two weeks later. The programme aims to impart relevant skills and knowledge to caregivers for them to deliver appropriate care to their loved ones and delivers a combination of theoretical lessons, practical hands-on sessions as well as activities to aid in learning. The following topics will be covered.

Day 1:

  • Medication Management

  • Personal Hygiene & Oral Care

  • Community Resources & Financial Schemes

  • Management of Caregiver Stress

Day 2:

  • Fall Prevention & Exercise

  • Ambulation & Transfer 

  • Communication and Nutrition

Follow-up Session:

  • A 2-hour follow-up session on issues encountered by caregivers

Programme Details

  • 1.5-day Training Programme:

    - Date: 15 & 16 Nov 2018, Thursday & Friday

    - Time: 8.30am - 3.00pm for 15 Nov, 8.30am – 1.15pm for 16 Nov

  • Follow-up Session:

    - Date: 29 Nov 2018, Thursday

    - Time: 2.00pm - 4.00pm

  • Venue: 

    - Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C

  • Course Fee:

    - Standard Cost: $131.60 (incl. GST)

    - Cost After AIC Caregiver Grant: $10* 



  • The programme may be postponed or cancelled if the minimum class size is not met.

  • *Minimum co-payment amount. The actual cost will depend on the caregiver’s eligibility and the remaining grant amount in his or her account. The caregiver must attain 100% attendance at the training.