> Be a companion for an elderly person who cannot be leftThere are many other things that direct care workers might do. It all depends on the job.
alone because of a physical or cognitive impairment.
> Teach adults with mental disabilities how to manage living by
> Assist a child who has physical disabilities to participate in
everyday school activities.
> Help with bathing, dressing, eating, getting in and out of bed
or going to the toilet.
> Check a person’s temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
> Assist people in getting from their beds to wheelchairs.
> Help people take their medicine.