Training in gerontology

 

What does a person who is trained in gerontology?

He/she provides an assistance in the user’s own home. Assistance includes taking care of the household (buying groceries, help in preparing meals, washing dishes, cleaning the apartment, washing and ironing clothes, buying of medicines and other necessities), maintenance of personal hygiene of users (help with dressing and undressing, bathing and performing other hygiene needs), then meeting various other needs such as accompanying a doctor, lawyer etc.