| do light housecleaning and
laundry, grocery shopping and
meal preparation. They visit
clients to do the needed
tasks as assigned. - Available in Summit County.
do personal care, such as bathing
and grooming clients. Home Health
Aides must have pre-service training
and pass a certification exam. They are
required to have eight hours of
in-service training a year.
*Last year Homemakers and Home Health Aides
195 clients with 26,975 hours of in-home care. - Available in Summit County.
For information call:
Penny K. Holvey
330-253-4597 ext. 123
These services are funded by Direction Home Akron Canton Area Agency on Aging (PASSPORT, Care Co-ordination), the City of Akron (Community Development), Private Foundations, SC Executive Office, and the United Way.
provides heavy housecleaning,
such as window and wall washing,
carpet shampooing, and extensive
kitchen and bathroom cleaning. Clients
are usually served once per year. - Available in Summit, Stark, Wayne and Portage Counties.