A Tobias House consumer brushes her hair.

Scope of Services

Personal assistance

  • Hygiene
  • Grooming
  • Dressing and undressing
  • Bowel and bladder
  • Transfers
  • Repositioning and turns in bed
  • Range of motion exercises
  • Communication assistance
  • Administration of medication

Ventilation and tracheotomy assistance

  • Assistance with ventilation equipment
  • Clearing of tracheotomy
  • Under specific consumer direction

Lifestyle assistance

  • Assistance with care of children
  • Meal preparation
  • Housekeeping
  • Daily light housekeeping
  • Seasonal household needs and miscellaneous
  • Medical escorts
  • Assistance with banking
  • Assistance with pet care
  • Allocation of support services, including those support service hours devoted to housekeeping, will vary according to need, capability, and living arrangements

Assistance with specialized equipment

  • Under specific consumer direction
  • Light wheelchair maintenance