Personal care assists clients with their personal hygiene and is available seven days a week.
According to the needs assessment, tasks include, but are not limited to:
- Dressing and undressing
- Hair care, electric shaving and personal grooming
- Eating and drinking
- Fitting of aids
- Domestic duties related to the above
Clients receiving shower assistance will need to undergo a hygiene assessment and have a flexi hose in place. Installation can be arranged with our property maintenance staff.
Home Support Workers are not permitted to perform any nursing duties such as the administration of medication and wound care.
For more information about Personal Care Services contact our Home Support Services team on 03 5461 0610.