DSP Team Meetings

Team Meetings take place the last Wednesday of each month at 8 am, 12 pm, and 4 pm. Meetings take about an hour and include news and updates, a brief training, and time for discussion. Light refreshments provided.

June 26 Bathing and Personal Care—Many of TIHC’s clients need assistance with ‘personal care’.  Learn more about what that includes and grow your knowledge about how to do it safely for you and your client!

July 31     Palliative Care—Many mistakenly believe palliative care and hospice are one in the same. Learn more about how the symptoms of those living with chronic illness can be managed with palliative care—allowing them to return to the activities they love!

Aug. 28    Recognizing and Reporting Abuse—When should you report a concern to the TIHC office?  What is a ‘mandated reporter’?  What happens when a report is made?  Learn the answers to these questions and more.

Sept. 25 DSP Tips and Tricks— We want to hear from YOU!! Our Direct Support Professionals (aka YOU) are experts in your field. You can share your expertise and tips for success with each other, discuss mutual challenges, and offer ideas for TIHC’s improvements as an organization.

Transfer Training

Learn how to safely transfer a client (from bed to wheelchair, wheelchair to toilet, etc.). This free training is offered as needed; Time(s) can vary. Call or email the office at 785-842-3159 or schedule@tihc.org to sign up for training!


Quarterly Training Opportunities

These semi-regular training opportunities require a greater time commitment and are optional, yet will provide you with significant learning opportunities. Watch your email for more information.