QuaRoutine: The Importance of Creating and Maintaining Routines During Quarantine

Alabama Respite Program Manager Brittany Huey, LICSW, PIP discussess QuaROUTINE-the importance of creating and maintaining routines during quarantine.

How to Complete an Alabama Respite Voucher Reimbursement Program Application

Do you have questions about how to complete our voucher respite application? Watch this short step-by-step video with Carley for all the answers! Still need help? Email Carley at cfrensley@ucphuntsville.org.

Care Chats

Are you a caregiver and need to talk? Email Brittany at bhuey@ucphuntsville.org to make an appointment for your Care Chat with Alabama Respite social work staff!

Becoming Self-Aware

Self-awareness is important to caregivers for mental and emotional well-being. Watch Brittany’s “Becoming Self-Aware” videos for tips on how to start your journey.

Caregiver Education: Safer at Home Announcement

Providing free caregiver education statewide is a large part of Alabama Respite’s mission. As our state begins to reopen with a “safer at home” order, onsite community trainings will not immediately resume. As a result, we have prepared for a new way to continue learning together.

Alabama Respite Program Manager Brittany Huey, LICSW, PIP, shares details of our new virtual classes and stipend eligibility. Contact Brittany at bhuey@ucphuntsville.org or visit alabamarespite.org for topic and registration information.

The IRS (Information, Respite, Support) of Caregiving

Alabama Respite Program Manager Brittany Huey, LICSW, PIP, explains the importance of the IRS (Information, Respite, Support) of Caregiving.

How to Create Healthy Boundaries as a Caregiver

Presented by Alabama Respite Program Manager Brittany Huey, LICSW, PIP.

How to Use Google Drive Tutorial

Alabama Respite Statewide Education Specialist Carley Frensley gives a step-by-step tutorial on how to use Google Drive. Organization is important for caregivers, and Google Drive is a free file, photo and video storage and sharing service that allows you to access these items from any device!

Connecting Aging Caregivers to Social Media: Facebook Tutorial

Alabama Respite Statewide Education Specialist Carley Frensley gives a step-by-step tutorial on how to setup your own Facebook account.

Using Zoom to Stay Connected to Family, Friends, and Community

Alabama Respite Statewide Education Specialist Carley Frensley gives a step-by-step tutorial on how to setup and use your own Zoom account.

PTSD and Caregiving

Vonda Reeves, Alabama Respite’s South Alabama Training Specialist, presents “PTSD and Caregiving” in this recorded training with interactive caregiver participation.

Watch as Vonda and participant caregivers discuss how caregivers can recognize and address the signs and symptoms of PTSD, including the role respite plays in stress management. Click HERE and enter code 0G#=x94=