Learning Disability Support Essex

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Personal Assistants for Life Skills



Thursday, October 22, 2020
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Educational / Social Care Brokering Service
PALS can arrange for a qualified / trained professional to provide specialist 1:1 support whilst attending an educational establishment AND whilst accessing other activities through your Social Care package. This provides a consistent approach, enabling optimum development and confidence building.

1:1 Independent Living Skills Training
Qualified / trained ILS practitioners can arrange to attend your home and deliver a tailor-made independence package to help you to become more independent. This can include, assisting you with cooking, cleaning, and a variety of other everyday tasks.

Social Life Support
1:1 Personal Assistants (PAs) can help you to access a meaningful social life, taking part in social / leisure activities that you are interested in. Whether it's going to the Pub or the Gym, joining a club, going bowling, or to the cinema etc. PALS can arrange for a suitable, matched Personal Assistant to ensure you can do it safely and with the right level of support.

Advice / Guidance / Advocacy
PALS can provide support in negotiating an appropriate care package to facilitate it's services. We can also act as advocates for you and your family and attend annual reviews etc.