Programs ensuring individual choice, self-determination and the ability to participate in community life.
Cheshire provides Attendant Outreach Services in the community and Community Assisted Living programs for adults with physical disabilities. Attendants help with daily routines and activities, allowing people to live independently in their own homes.
Access to support is available 7 days a week during scheduled booking times at any time of day or night.
Learn if you or a loved one is eligible for our Attendant Outreach Program
(There is a waitlist for entry into this program)
Services which may be provided are limited to essential, non-medical, non-therapeutic services as contained in the Annual Consumer Service Review. They include but are not necessarily limited to:
- Personal grooming and hygiene;
- Bathing and washing;
- Getting up and going to bed;
- Dressing and undressing;
- Transfers, lifts and other assisted mobility needs;
- Meal preparation, serving, cleanup and assisted eating;
- Cleaning and laundry;
- Escort to appointments;
- Range of motion and general fitness exercise;
- Injectable insulin;
- Tracheotomy care;
- Intermittent catheterization;
- Life skills services.
The most rewarding aspect of my work is the relationship with the consumers. They give so much back to you. You're treated well -- like family. I think it's great.Linda H., Personal Attendant