Pursuing a collaborative template for affordable and effective training
An op-ed we published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch explores the shortage of excellent home care aides and how outstanding training can help solve this crisis.
Caregivers do extremely difficult work every day and yet are widely underpaid. This gap discourages otherwise excellent aides from pursuing a career in the home care industry.
One way to address this shortage is for industry and community organizations to collaborate to offer high-quality training.