"Sometimes asking for help is the most meaningful example of self-reliance." From the poem "Sometimes" by U.S. Senator Cory Booker
Polk County Health Department can provide Homemaker Chore Services such as:
Light Housekeeping (dusting, vacuuming, dishes, laundry, sweeping, mopping), Personal Care (meal preparation, bath assistance, medication set-up, errands/shopping, medical escort), and Companion/Respite services.
What does the admission process look like?
*They will come to your home
*Assess your individual needs
*Determine a plan to meet your individual needs
*Schedule services at acceptable times to you and your homechore worker
Fees for homemaker chore services are covered by private pay.
Private insurance and Medicare WILL NOT cover this service.
Scheduling for services needs to be done at least a week in advance.
Services can only be provided in Polk County.
Services will be provided by a Certified Nursing Assistant and/or Medication Aide.
For more information, contact:
Polk County Health Department
330 N State Street
PO Box 316
Osceola, NE 68651
Office hours Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm