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Become a Caregiver

Being a caregiver enhances the quality of life for seniors and helps keep them independent. For some people, being caregiver comes naturally. People often provide this service to the seniors in their life and don’t even realize that they are developing skills to be a professional caregiver. Caregiver skills that one would develop intuitively include:

  • providing emotional support
  • accompanying a senior to a medical appointment
  • helping with chores around the house

As a professional Caregiver, you have the opportunity to expand these skills into a rewarding, fulfilling profession that can significantly enhance the quality of a senior's life. It could be as simple as providing companionship and conversation to a senior on a regular basis.

If you enjoy helping others and making a difference in people’s lives, working as a Caregiver may be the best choice for you! Finding people who are interested in making a career out of caring is the key to our success.

ACS requirements for our caregivers:

  • Minimum age of 21
  • Able to communicate fluently in English.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Proof of work eligibility
  • Clean driving record
  • Pass criminal background screening
  • Pass TB test/ drug tests.
  • Reference checks
  • Pass Personal interviews
  • Pass Competency testing
  • Abuse registry clearance

Our agency supports caregivers who seek specialized training to become educated on the high standards of care expected to care for clients with special needs. If you are interested in developing your professional skills as a caregiver, please call our office and speak with one of our Caregiver Specialists.