At “Care About You” we pride ourselves on creating an environment where we empower our team members through education, leadership and the adoption of the highest professional standards.

Our staff receive extensive training and undertake continued professional development to enable them to meet the needs of the individuals we work with and provide the highest standard of care and support.

In addition to having the necessary QQI qualifications our staff undergo extensive theoretical and practical induction training.

Theoretical induction training covers the following:

  • “Care About You” Introduction And Mission Statement;
  • Training And Support;
  • Management Structure And Role Of The Support Worker;
  • Equality And Diversity;
  • Code Of Practice;
  • Person-Centred Approach;
  • Care Planning And Quality Assurance;
  • Effective Communication;
  • Consent In Care;
  • Capacity;
  • Infection Control;
  • Skin Integrity;
  • Medication Management;
  • Food Hygiene;
  • Health And Safety;
  • Fire Safety;
  • Safeguarding Vulnerable People;
  • Child Protection;
  • Intellectual Disabilities And Mental Health;
  • Dementia And Alzheimer’s;
  • Self-Care;
  • Covid 19;
  • Manual And Patient Moving And Handling.

If our staff provide care and support for people with specific disabilities who would benefit from specific training “Care About You” will provide or source appropriate training.

This additional training may include:

  • Autism;
  • Peg Feeding;
  • Epilepsy;
  • Diabetes;
  • LÁMH (Augmentative Sign Communication System)

Make an Enquiry

If you are currently caring for a loved one and need some help, “Care About You” will carry out a free assessment on the type of care your loved one requires. Contact us and a member of our staff will be delighted to help. We offer a prompt and efficient response.