Our companions help with everyday tasks and become trusted friends. They cannot, however, provide any kind of hands-on care. For support requiring a physical component such as bathing or dressing, our home care aides (HCAs) provide much-needed help.
O’Connell home care aides are trained and experienced in caring for people who are disabled, chronically ill, or cognitively impaired, and who prefer to remain at home instead of disrupting the lives they’ve always known with a move to a care facility.
Our HCAs can perform health-related tasks and some basic medical services, all under the supervision of a nurse or physician. This may include: