Accredited Caregiver Specialists
A San Francisco registry agency, ACS offers affordable homecare services and provides qualified pre-screened caregivers in all parts of the Bay Area. We also offer caregivers who are fluent in Spanish, Tagalog, Cantonese, and Mandarin. All of our caregivers are experienced in caring for the elderly. Whether you need live-in services, overnight care, or just a few hours of help during the week, ACS has low cost solutions for your eldercare needs. Our caregivers are required to have criminal background checks, TB testing, and multiple client references. Many of our caregivers are CNA/HHA certified, all of them have been entrusted to provide care by other families in the past. Below is a list of services ACS caregivers provide: · 24/7 care, answering the door and the phones, taking deliveries · Cooking in accordance with nutritional guidelines and culture · Meal planning, Food inventory, Grocery shopping, expiration checks, dietary log · Meal clean-up, wash dishes · Housekeeping, vacuuming, dusting, sanitation, and infection control · Household organization by rooms, changing sheets, making bed · Laundry and change of bed linens · Assist in morning wake-up, clothing selection, dressing, and evening tuck-in · Community program involvement, current events, news · Grocery shopping, record food and fluid intake · Transportation: medical appointments, errands, and excursions · Companionship, mental acuity exercises, conversation, reading, games · Write letters and correspondences, organize mail and bills · Look after pets and houseplants · Facilitate healthy TV habits, create and maintain activities log and calendar · Arrange visits for socialization with family, friends, and neighbors · Correspondence, celebrating birthdays · Develop family scrap books with key dates and events · Personal hygiene, grooming, skin care, bathing, showering, shaving · Oral/mouth care, Denture care · Assist with bedpan, urinal, commode, diapering · Reposition bed-bound clients to help prevent skin sores · Assisting with walking and transfers, active range-of-motion activities.