Running as an annual awareness week, You Can Care Week – 25th February – 3rd March takes place soon. The idea behind You Can Care Week is to show how positive and rewarding working in care can be. The week aims to raise awareness about caring for older people and taking away any preconceptions that people may have about caring for the older generation.
What is You Can Care Week – 25th February – 3rd March?
Launched by Home Instead, the awareness day hopes to inspire careers in care for those who may not have considered it. The message of the You Can Care Week – 25th February – 3rd March is that you can care for an older person if you;
- Love people
- Are compassionate
- Are caring.
How to get involved in You Can Care Week – 25th February – 3rd March
During the awareness week, Home Instead is inviting people to share their stories about caring. With carers telling their stories, it Is hoped they will inspire. The stories will also help people to understand what it is really like to work in the sector.
The week will consist of daily themes that comprise the many aspects of caregiving. Individuals are invited to ask questions and share their stories across social media using the hashtag; #YouCanCare.
Another way to join in with You Can Care Week – 25th February – 3rd March is to support potential new carers with a suite of health and social care training materials. Offering online training through VideoTile’s hosting methods is easy.
Firstly, we brand the health and social care training materials with your branding. Then, you are given the links that take clients from your website to the platform to access the training. We have a variety of health and social care videos that you can select from including;
- End of Life Care
- Diabetes Awareness
- Infection Control
- Dignity and Privacy.
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