How does one become home care providers for older adults and disabled individuals?
I want to open a bussines to provider home care services for older adults and disabled individuals. Where should I start?
Asked By: Shahab - 1/17/2011
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Have you ever done the work yourself? I would start there. Get a job as a assistant or group home manager so you know what is really involved. Than get a degree in business, because bottom line it is a business and needs to be run like one.
Answered By: Teddy & Chiliswoman - 1/17/2011
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Teddy gave you correct answer. I wish to add the best person you could ask is your own doctor. He can tell you what is needed and where it's needed.
Answered By: Strange Brew - 1/17/2011
first of all you have to get your feet wet and do what home care providers do for older adults (it's a lot harder to work with disabled individuals and you have to be both educated and trained in that) so I suggest you take a temporary position with one of those companies. The work is temporary, short days, low pay... More
Answered By: sophieb - 1/17/2011
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