Personal & Home Support

Personal & Home Support

VHA’s committed Personal Support Workers (PSWs) and Home Support Workers (HSWs) help clients live more comfortably, safely and as independently as possible. Their skilled, compassionate support can also be a great help to family caregivers looking for a much-needed break including help with:

  • Personal care*
  • Activities of daily living like grooming, dressing and bathing etc.*
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Light household duties—e.g. cleaning, laundry and washing dishes
  • Support services for parents with newborns, multiple births and/or children with special needs
  • Escorting clients to appointments

*Worked performed only by certified PSWs

  • The Foot Care Nurse provided excellent service and was very professional.

    Client’s Daughter
  • My Foot Care Nurse delivered excellent work! Her detailed explanation in how to use my foot care medication helps me a lot.

    Client
  • The PSW sent to my mom is very caring and attentive. She is very engaging and one of the few PSWs my mother has connected with.

    Client’s Daughter
  • My mother’s PSW has done and continues to do an exceptional job at assisting and taking care of my mother. I really appreciate her feedback and suggestions in regards to client’s safety.

    Client’s Son
  • My nurse is fabulous. She is the best. I didn’t trust nurses before…she really helps me a lot.

    Client
  • VHA PSWs have been amazing and I am very happy with the service.

    Client’s Daughter
  • The PSW sent to me was very professional and exceeded my expectations on so many levels. She went above and beyond her job description to help me.

    Client
  • The Foot Care nurse did an amazing job at taking care of my mother. She was always very punctual, professional, gentle, caring, sensitive to my mother’s needs

    Client’s Daughter
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