ACHIEVA Home Care provides in-home and community support for people of any age with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Our goals and supports are designed to build independence and ensure health and safety.
Caregiver supports can be provided for a few hours daily, weekly, monthly or on a 24 hour basis that is dependent on an individual's needs.
ACHIEVA Home Care is licensed by the Department of Health and is a member of the Pennsylvania Homecare Association. ACHIEVA Home Care is also regulated and monitored by Pennsylvania's Department of Human Services Office of Developmental Programs and Allegheny County Department of Human Services.
All Home Care employees are required to be competent in the following areas:
- Individual Support Plan (ISP)
- Goal and outcomes
- Infectious diseases
- Universal safety precautions
- Personal care and hygiene
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
- Fire safety
- Safe driving practices
- Medication management
- Unusual incident reporting
- Growth and Development
- Emergency preparedness
- Nutrition and diet, body mechanics
- Safe medical device act
- Other specialized trainings required by the individual supported
For more information about ACHIEVA Home Care Supports, please call (412) 995-5000. In Westmoreland County, please call 724.837.8159.