It feels like the United States is completely fractured. We’ve never been less “united.”
Just getting together with family for the holidays can be stressful and uncomfortable.
Are your caregivers prepared to handle the challenges that go
along with caring for clients from diverse cultural, religious, and social backgrounds?
How did we get here?
There are many reasons for the divisiveness we see in our society today. The biggest problem stems from the fact that we all tend to live in our own little bubble. Technology is amazing and has helped us in many ways. But. technology has also made us more isolated than ever. We don’t “get to know” our neighbors and co-workers anymore. And, it is human nature to fear the unknown. Unfortunately, fear is the basis of many stereotypes and prejudices.
Download the Diversity Awareness Caregiver Challenge
Distribute the Diversity Awareness Caregiver Challenge to your Caregivers to
measure and boost their knowledge of providing care across diverse populations.
A thought-provoking quiz for caregivers.
Tips on working with people from other cultures,
Advice on talking about religion,
Myths and facts about people with intellectual disabilities, and
A discussion about providing care for LGBT clients.