Caregiver Classes

Caregiver Classes

Free basic transfer skill classes to any and all caregivers

The MSSP is offering free basic transfer skill classes to any and all caregivers (including family members, friends and other support systems) that provide home care to the disabled. Each student will learn how to properly use transfer boards, gait belts, sliding boards, transfer pole and a hoyer lift so they can safely transfer any disabled individual from a bed to wheelchair, shower or commode.

Classes will be held at:
2901 SE 122nd, Portland, OR 97236

Class Schedule: Classes scheduled based on actual number of interested participants.

Program Restrictions:

  • No more than 12 students per class.
  • Participants must sign a waiver of liability presented during class.
  • Students must be at least 18 years of age.

To Learn More About The MSSP Or These Classes Call For Details: MSSP office at (503) 297-9544

The MSSP is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit, agency founded in 1949 by the Columbia Lions Club whose mission is to enrich the lives of individuals diagnosed and/or affected by Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and reside in Oregon and SW Washington. MSSP is not involved in research or the cause/cure of MS.

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Thank you for your interest in our services. Some of our programs are on a sliding base scale. Simply fill out the form below and click on submit. Rest assured, this information is held in the strictest confidence. MSSP does not sell or rent its list. Upon receipt and review of this information, an MSSP representative will contact you.

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