SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

  • Assisting in making appointments
  • Assisting with maintaining social contact
  • Assisting with attending clubs / day care centres
  • Maintaining relationships in the community
  • Companionship

DOMESTIC SUPPORT

  • Making / Changing the bed
  • Laundry / Ironing
  • Washing up
  • Cleaning toilet / bathroom
  • Light housework
  • Shopping 
  • Assistance with using heating / fires
  • ​Spring cleaning / one off cleaning tasks


PERSONAL CARE  

  • Getting in / out of bed 
  • Getting comfortable in bed
  • Bathing / Showering / Washing
  • Skin and Hair care
  • Dressing / Undressing
  • Personal hygiene (teeth cleaning, shaving etc)
  • Toilet assistance
  • Aid with continence management 
  • Aid with managing prescribed medication
  • Aid with prosthesis
  • ​Mobility within the home​                                                                                          

CORRESPONDENCE/FINANCIAL SUPPORT

  • Assistance with correspondence
  • Assistance with budget planning
  • Collection of pension / benefits 
  • Assistance with paying bills

QUALITY ASSURANCE

  • Health & Safety / Risk Assessment
  • Provide advice and supportive information
  • Quality assurance visits, telephone calls and questionnaires
  • Regular communication with your co-ordinator
  • Care plan reviews 
  • Interagency liaison

NUTRITIONAL NEEDS

  • Preparation of breakfast
  • Preparation of light meals / snacks
  • Preparation of hot meals 
  • Preparation of drinks
  • Menu Planning 
  • Managing food hygiene
  • Assistance with nutrition