172 Dufferin Street, Bridgewater, NS1-888-543-1727 or 1-902-543-1727apfyf@ns.sympatico.ca

Careers

 

Thank you for your interest in our Organization.  Alternative Programs for Youth and Families Inc. team members are independently employed and are contracted on a case by case basis.  We offer bi-weekly supervision and peer support, monthly professional development opportunities and competitive salaries based on education and experience.

Please submit your resume 

BY MAIL : Alternative Programs for Youth and Families, Inc. 172 Dufferin Street, Bridgewater NS B4V 2G7

 OR BY FAX : (902)543-2614

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OPEN COMPETITIONS

COMPANIONS :

The services of a Companion are community based and client driven.  The goal of the Companion is to assist persons in maintaining their independence with dignity, support and companionship.  This service is facilitated with Home Support Workers and Continuing Care Assistants.

SERVICES INCLUDE :  

Transport to doctors appointments, shopping etc. Meal Preparation                                              
Diet Monitoring Medication Administration and or monitoring
Light House Work ( chaning beds, laundry, dusting, dishwashing etc. ) Mail Collection
Companionship ( reading, playing cards etc. ) Toilet Assistance
Pet Care Dressing and Grooming

 

HOME HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS : 

The services of a Home Health Care Provider are also community based, however are client, family and physician driven depending upon the need. The goal of the Home Health Care Provider is to ensure a client's health needs are attended to in a family's absence, while awaiting possible long term care, or to maintain a home placement.  This service is facilitated by a Licensed Practical Nurse, and when appropriate a Continuing Care Assistant.

SERVICES INCLUDE:

Medication Administration and Monitoring                                                     Nursing Care                                           
Toilet Assistance Medication Administration and or monitoring
Light House Work ( chaning beds, laundry, dusting, dishwashing etc. ) Personal Care ( hygiene, oral care, grooming, dressing
Meal Preparation Physician and family communication