Direct Care Workers

At Renaissance Home Care, we believe that every client deserves specialized care and support. That’s why we offer exceptional Direct Care Worker (DCW) services that are designed to provide compassionate care and assistance with the Activities of Daily Living. We understand that every client is unique, and we work closely with families to create personalized Plans of Care that are tailored to meet their specific needs.

Our highly trained and experienced DCWs provide a range of services, including: 

  • personal care
  • assistance with the Instrumental Activities of Daily Living
    • bathing
    • dressing
    • toileting
    • ambulation
    • eating
  • companionship
  • emotional/social support. 

Our DCWs undergo rigorous training to ensure that they are properly equipped to provide the highest quality of care to our clients. Contact Renaissance today to learn more about our Direct Care Workers and how they can help you or your loved one.

All about Direct Care Workers (DCWs)

Direct Care Workers (DCWs) are an integral part of home health care in Pennsylvania. They provide a range of services to individuals with disabilities, enabling them to live independently.

DCWs provide assistance with the  Activities of Daily Living, such as: 

  • Bathing or showering
  • Dressing
  • Getting in and out of bed and/or a chair
  • Walking 
  • Using the toilet
  • Eating

DCWs can also provide assistance with Instrumental Activities of Daily Living, such as: 

  • shopping
  • housekeeping
  • laundry 

Additionally, DCWs can provide companionship services, such as:

  • providing emotional support
  • engaging in leisure activities
  • Accompanying them on public transportation

DCWs must have a minimum of 12 hours of training in the areas of communication, safety, and emergency procedures. Additionally, DCWs must have at least one year of experience in providing home care services or have a certification from a recognized home care training program.

Contact Renaissance today to learn more about our DCW program and how a DCW can help you live comfortably and safely in your home.

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