What is Personal Care?

Personal Care

Personal care is anything that’s done for you of a personal nature. This may include tasks relating to personal hygiene (bathing, showering, hair washing, oral hygiene, skin and nail care), dressing, toileting, continence management, catheter/stoma care and making your bed.

A caregiver helped an NDIS participant button her shirt from the back

Personal Care at uCare iCare

We understand the importance of personal hygiene as it can improve your confidence and mood. Our support workers are happy to assist you in personal care in consideration of your comfort and privacy.

Our personal care services may also take place while you are at work, enjoying recreational activities, or while on holiday away from home.

FAQs

How many days of Personal Care support can I get from uCare iCare?

It is completely up to you on how many days you need our support when it comes to personal hygiene whilst maintaining your privacy and comfort.

Can I receive the Personal Care support out of my house?

Yes. Care givers will follow you to any of your upcoming appointments or events.

Can I get assistance with the administration of medicine?

Yes. We ensure you consume your medicine on time by providing supervision and prompting.