Personal care supports relate to assistance with daily personal activities including assistance with, or supervision of, personal tasks of daily life. For example:
- Personal hygiene, including showering, bathing, oral hygiene, dressing and grooming
- Toileting, bladder and bowel management and menstrual care;
- Eating and drinking;
- Attending appointments;
- Use of aids and appliances, for example moving in and out of bed and on or off the toilet; or
- Application of splints, basic first aid due to injuries sustained as a result of a participant’s disability.
Personal care supports may be required across a variety of settings.GET STARTED