Care Partners of Cook County envisions a community that is fully supported to navigate through our shared journeys of aging, chronic illness and end-of-life. We collaborate with other aging service providers and across the community to support well-connected, accessible aging services. Care Partners also support efforts and programs to engage and educate the community to be age-friendly and age-wise. Some of our classes and outreach have included:

  • Dementia Friends classes
  • Dementia Capable trainings for 1st Responders
  • Powerful Tools for Caregivers
  • Aging Mastery
  • Completing Your Heath Care Directive
  • Effective Communication with those with Dementia
  • Grief Support
  • Emotional Wellness for Caregivers
  • Optimizing Dementia Care training for providers
  • Palliative Care trainings for providers
  • Hospice Foundation Living with Grief webinars
  • Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
  • Caregiver Appreciation Luncheons
  • Light Up a Life Candle-Lighting Ceremonies
  • Conversations on Aging
  • Mindful Approach to Dementia Care
  • Being Mortal: End of Life Decisions
  • Memory Cafe
  • LGBT Elders
  • Legal Considerations for Caregivers

Two great ways to learn about Care Partners trainings, classes and events: