Extension programs must often adapt to meet the needs of those they serve. Purdue University's Breaking New Ground (BNG) Resource Center, while focused mainly on the assistive technology needs of agricultural workers with disabilities, realized that the caregivers of these individuals could also benefit from instruction and educational resources. This article describes the development of BNG's caregiver initiative and shares lessons learned from several years of workshop coordination.
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Jones, P., & Field, W. (2005). Caregiving in the Heartland: Outreach Through Adaptation and Collaboration. The Journal of Extension, 43(3), Article 22. https://tigerprints.clemson.edu/joe/vol43/iss3/22