Today (18 September 20) at 10:00 am Mr Juti Krairiksh, Minister for Social Development and Human Welfare (Ministry of Education) Mr. Presiding over the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the organization of a 420-hour training course on caring for the elderly (caregiver) between the Ministry of Social Development and Human Welfare (MOU) by the Office of Social Development and Welfare of the people of Phitsanulok Province Phibunsongkhram Rajabhat University
Non-Formal and Informal Education Promotion Office, Phitsanulok Province and Phitsanulok Provincial Public Health Office With Mrs. Oranuch Chaichan, Social Development and Human Security Phitsanulok Province, the report said along with executives of the Ministry of Public Health and representatives of relevant agencies present at the event in Room 209, Thipawit Building. Phibunsongkhram Rajabhat University Phitsanulok Province
Mr Juti said that with the government putting importance on preparing for an aging society (Ageing Society) is a society where the proportion of the elderly or the population aged 60 and over is constantly increasing. But the proportion of the fertility rate and the population of working age has fallen, while the situation of the Covid-19 epidemic has continued to affect people of all ages economically and socially.
Anyway Ministry of Social Development and Human Welfare (MOD) Therefore, there is a policy to create a new career after the Covid-19 crisis by setting guidelines for solving the problem of a shortage of personnel who care for the elderly in the future. By implementing a 420-hour Caregivers training program to promote career opportunities for older caregivers and develop the career potential of elderly caregivers to obtain knowledge and abilities in accordance with international standards and meet the needs of the current labor market; elderly receive proper protection and quality
Mr Juti added that the Ministry of Public Health today would like to thank all the network partners for social development and human security in Phitsanulok Province. Phibunsongkhram Rajabhat University Non-Formal and Non-Formal Education Promotion Office, Phitsanulok Province Phitsanulok Provincial Public Health Office Phitsanuwet Hospital Experts from the Professional Qualifications Institute, Thai Red Cross Society, Thai Cyber University Development Project (Thai MOOC), Health Promotion Fund Office ( ThaiHealth), and Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (TUF) the joint program. it is said to be definitely happening and it is hoped that the results will be extended to other states in the future