Individual Support - Home and Community (Ageing) Skill Set
This skill set provides a set of skills for providing person centred support to older people in home and community settings, within the delegations of an established individualised plan.
Achievement of these units provides credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package.
Licensing / regulatory information
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this Skill Set at the time of publication.
Skill set requirements
Provide support to people living with dementia
Work effectively in aged care
Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support
Visit client residence
Provide individualised support
Support relationships with carer and family
Deliver care services using a palliative approach
This skill set is for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in Community Services, Health or a related field, working in various care and support roles who wish to develop skills in home and community support, within the delegations of an established individualised plan.
Suggested words for statement of attainment
These units of competency from the CHC Community Services Training Package provide a set of skills for work in providing support to people in home and community settings, within the delegations of an established individualised plan.