Go Back   English Forum Switzerland > Help & tips > Family matters/health  
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 31.01.2012, 20:56
jrspet's Avatar
Forum Legend
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Quaint Wädenswil, Zürich, CH
Posts: 8,131
Groaned at 27 Times in 20 Posts
Thanked 7,036 Times in 3,912 Posts
jrspet has a reputation beyond reputejrspet has a reputation beyond reputejrspet has a reputation beyond reputejrspet has a reputation beyond reputejrspet has a reputation beyond reputejrspet has a reputation beyond repute
Finally, there is Disability Assistance at home ( Jan 2012 )

It took them a while to catch up with other nations ( Scandinavia, the United States, Britain and the Netherlands, for example ) but better late than never I suppose.

An assistance policy rolled out nationally from January 1 is a blessing that has been a long time coming for Swiss families affected by disability.

In many cases the assistant, who will be paid around SFr32 per hour, will be called upon to perform the most intimate of tasks – changing sanitary items, toilet duties, showering, dressing.

http://www.zslschweiz.ch ( DE )

http://www.cap-contact.ch/fr/Unterme...tNr=4&ZtNr=105 ( FR )

Swissinfo EN

The Australian program I know is called Outreach:

http://www.dhs.vic.gov.au/for-indivi...living-at-home
__________________
404 – punoɟ ʇou ɹoʇɐɹǝpoɯ

Last edited by jrspet; 31.01.2012 at 21:10.
Reply With Quote
Reply




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Teckla, Beggas little German Pinscher, is finally heading home grumpygrapefruit Daily life 79 22.04.2014 14:24
Today is World Hug Day 21 Jan 2012 Rangatiranui Daily life 1 21.01.2012 14:55
Starting a PhD in Lausanne Jan 2012 - Need help finding a home! TimmyM Housing in general 3 09.01.2012 20:54
Need Lausanne job from Jan 2012 - June 2012 Pambot Employment 7 19.09.2011 23:30
Seeking a temporary home for cat, Sept 2011 to Jan 2012 pippin Pet corner 1 20.06.2011 13:55


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 07:48.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0