Caregiving is a rewarding profession, as it allows you to help seniors in your community age with dignity. Once you decide to pursue this careeer, you need to answer and important question: how do you become a caregiver?
We provide information on how to become a caregiver in each state and resources to find the training materials needed to get you on the right path.
How to Become a Caregiver By State
Before you become a caregiver, you must first decide what kind of caregiver you want to be and what the requirements are in your state. These requirements can vary greatly from state to state, so it’s important that you do your research. We provide links to the necessary information organized by state.
There are many caregiver classes, certifications, and licenses that you can get. We recommend the Institute for Professional Care Education for all your training needs, but there are many ways to get the necessary training. Again, requirements can vary greatly by state. Make sure you know what is required before getting your training.