Domestic service providers are helpers that perform a variety of household services for an individual or a family, from providing care for children and elderly to housekeeping, cleaning, cooking, laundry and general household maintenance.
A nanny is someone who provides child care within the children's family setting. A nanny will care for children full-time while both parents work or engage in other important activities. She generally assume the children's responsibility in creating daily schedules and engage in activities to ensure healthy mental, physical, and emotional wellbeing in the children they care for.
Most nannies will be tasked with responsibilities like preparing meals, helping with household work, laundry, washing dishes, driving the children to and from activities, pickup at shool, assisting with homework, etc.
A nanny could be Full-Time Live-In Nanny, Full-Time Live-Out Nanny or Part-Time Nanny. Typically, nannies have more responsibilities and duties than a babysitter hence a nanny receive a bigger salary than babysitter.
A babysitter is someone who temporarily cares for children on behalf of the children's parents or guardians. They generally take care of children of all ages who are in need of supervision. Most babysitting jobs are considered part-time jobs and are generally scheduled regularly (e.g., every day from 3-6 p.m. or every Saturday night) or for special occasions (e.g., New Year's Eve).
Above all else, a babysitter is responsible for the safety and well-being of your children while they're in her care.
This is a unique type of nanny, typically a young girl or woman employed to helps with housework or child care. She usually have a limited education or going to shool. If she is a student, sometimes the arrangement could be in exchange for room, food and school fees. In some cases service seeker pays a monthly stipend (small monthly salary)
This is a very affordable option, but you could be responsible for providing food and others to make her comfortable.
Similar to house girl, a houseboy is typically a male domestic worker or personal assistant who performs cleaning and personal chores.
Elderly care emphasizes the social and personal requirements of our aged citizens who need some assistance with daily activities, health care, and who desire to age with dignity. Elder care encompasses everything from assisted living, providing Companion and nursing care to adult home care.
Elder care could also be Live in or Live out elderly care service.
Home health nurse provide one-on-one care for patients in their homes. Home nursing care may involve assisting patients with basic needs such as bathing and dressing, as well as more specialized services such as wound care, medication management, support with diet and nutrition. Others are ostomy care, intravenous therapy, monitoring the general health of the patient, pain control, and one-on-one focus and health support that may be required by nursing mother, children, the aged parent and family.
Home Health Care
Home health care is clinical medical care provided by an occupational therapist, physical therapist, mobile physio therapist or other skilled medical professionals, and is often prescribed as part of a care plan following a hospitalization. Home health care services may also include assistance with activities of daily living like bathing, rehabilitation services, grooming, medication reminders or as required by the employer.
Generally, home health care is an affordable alternative to facility or hospital care.
Transportation and Errand Care
There are individuals or companies that provide transportation to patients who require transportation to and from a medical facility for treatment or physical exams. Accompaniment on errands such as grocery shopping, medical appointments, dry cleaning, prescription pickup and other activities.
A personal assistant is a person who assists a specific person with their daily business or personal tasks. If you run a business, manage the needs of your large family or if you have too much to do in a day, you probably need a personal assistant.
Personal assistant duties vary based on individual needs, and can be customized to fit your lifestyle, business, or family.
Other services providers are:
Special Needs Caregiver