This Our Homecare Services are provided to Greenwich residents who are having difficulty with everyday activities or need help during times of illness or disability.
After an in-house evaluation is completed by one of the Department’s professional staff, establishing need and developing a service plan with the client and/or family. Homecare staff is available to assist with the following activities:
- Light Housekeeping
- Meal Preparation
- Dressing Assistance
- Assistance with Bathing (a doctor’s note authorizing this service is required)
All Homecare staff complete the Connecticut Department of Public Health’s Health Aide training program or a recognized equivalent, such as Certified Nursing Assistant. The Homecare supervisor routinely completes home visits to ensure the quality of Homecare staff work and client satisfaction with services.
An additional service that is offered to Department clients is Client Transportation. The service includes door-to-door transportation to medical and legal appointments, Neighbor to Neighbor food delivery, benefit application appointments and language class attendance, including ESL classes offered by the Department.