Helping seniors with personal hygiene and other activities of daily living. May include bathing, hair, skin and mouth care, help with toileting, getting dressed, feeding, transferring and positioning, medication reminders, light exercising, and escorting to medical appointments.
PSWs are using Personal Protective Equipment ( Gloves and Masks). Should the client be COVID-19 positive PSWs will be in mask, gloves and gown.
Seniors, disabled adults and chronically ill adults. People with dementia.
Personal Care / personal support
Chinese, East Indian, West Indian, Greek, Filipino, European, Spanish
As of April 2019, $20.00 per hour with a minimum of 2-hours of service are required
Trained staff offers personal care assistance with bathing, mouth care, hair care, shaving, toileting, medication-prompt supervision, transfer, and others. Minimum of 2 hours per visit.