Family Service Association of Howard County, Inc.

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Attendant Care Service

Family Service Association has been offering in-home care for the disabled and elderly for over 15 years. We have a dedicated staff that will provide essential care needs in your home to allow older adults or persons with disabilities to remain in their own home and carry out functions of daily living, self-care and mobility.

Homemaker Services

Homemaker Services provides home care assistance for elderly and handicapped individuals that live in Howard, Cass, Fulton, and Tipton Counties.

Our most important goal is to provide services that have a positive impact on the quality of each person's life. By performing basic housekeeping tasks; such as laundry, housecleaning, meal preparation and running essential errands, Homemaker Service is a resource for the elderly and disabled to maintain their ability to live independently in their own home.

OUR GOAL IS TO PROVIDE QUALITY SERVICES TO PREVENT OR POSTPONE INSTITUTIONALIZATION

General Care Services - Bathing, oral hygiene, hair care, dressing and cosmetics application, hand and foot care.

Mobility - Transfer between bed and chair and proper body mechanics.

Nutrition - Meal planning, preparation and clean up.

Elimination - Assisting with bedpan, bedside commode or toilet, incontinent or involuntary care, emptying urine collection and colostomy bags.

Safety - Identify and eliminate safety hazards. Practice health protection including proper waste disposal.

Other - Reminding client to self-administer medication, and reality orientation and sensory stimulation.

Besides attendant care, FSA offers homemaker and respite services.

For more information contact:
Rick Wilson at 765.457.9313 ext. 108 or email him at wilsonr@fsahc.org.