Assists elderly or disabled adults with daily living activities at the person's home or in a daytime non-residential facility. Duties performed at a place of residence may include keeping house (making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes) and preparing meals. May provide meals and supervised activities at non-residential care facilities. May advise families, and the elderly and disabled on such things as nutrition, cleanliness, and household utilities.
This career is part of the Human Services cluster Personal Care Services pathway.
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Personal and Home Care Aides
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