Volunteer Training

Training provided so you’re confident in your role!

Volunteers who are registered, completed the training videos and attended Dementia Live are ready to join OASIS Respite Program! (For safety reasons volunteers cannot have cognitive impairments).

OASIS Orientation

In this training video you will learn about the Program History, the Mission & Vision, Volunteer Role and Expectations and Supports for Volunteers.

OASIS Dementia Training for Volunteers

In this training video you will learn about Dementia, Caregiver Impacts, Communication Techniques and Approaches to use with Behavioral and/or Psychological Symptoms.

Dementia Live

An evidence-informed, high-impact experience that immerses participants into life with Dementia, resulting in a deeper understanding of what it’s like to live with cognitive impairment and sensory change. It’s a vital component to volunteer training.

Training held at La Crosse County Administrative Building

Volunteers must be registered and completed training prior to scheduling.