2017 Training Fund Conference


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On Tuesday, October 17, 2017 over 200 1199 members from all over Connecticut attended the Training Fund’s 15th Annual Conference.  The keynote speaker was Carolyn DeRocco, Alzheimer’s Association-CT Chapter, and workshops included:

  • Ergonomics for Nursing Home Workers
  • Get Fit!
  • Write the Story Inside You
  • Resiliency: A Springboard Back from Financial Challenges

The conference is always a very educational and fun day for 1199 members.  Comments afterwards included:

“Thank you so much for making our body and soul better!”

“Last year was so informative, I couldn’t resist coming back.”

“I learned that as a CNA, we are to become more involved and have a say in patient care.”

“I’ve worked with Alzheimer’s for years and by far, this speaker was the most informative I’ve seen!”


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