The State of Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division will be offering a 1 Day REST Training session July 11 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Caliente. The training program will be held at the Methodist Church in the Grey Hall at 140 Tennille Street.

Attendees will receive training manuals at no charge (a $500 value). Those who finish the eight-hour class will become Certified Caregivers.

REST, (Respite Education and Support Tools) is a unique, interactive training program, where participants will receive the education and tools needed to be confident and successful in providing respite care to adults and children.

REST is an original, professionally designed course for individuals wishing to train or become volunteer respite workers. Delivering education and support to those giving a break to caregivers.

To sign up for the upcoming 1 Day REST training, contact Caliente RSVP Field Service Representative June Taylor at 775-726-3126, june89008@gmail.com.

Taylor added lunch and snacks will be served. “I encourage all interested to take advantage of this training and become certified caretakers,” she said.

Taylor also wanted to remind low-income seniors to stop buy her office at The Depot, second floor, suite 15, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and pick up their Famer’s Market Coupon Book, a $30 value, good through September.