Employing a Personal Assistant
Tips suggested by members of our online community about employing a Personal Assistant
We've started up a new tips section for people employing a personal assistant or carer: https://community.scope.org.uk/tips/employing-a-pa
Hi everyone, my name is Elena and I am considering hiring a PA that could support me with some activities I find harder because of my disability.
Hi I was wondering if anybody could give me some advice please? My Daughters Personal Assistant has been on long term sick since August after she had cosmetic surgery and developed sepsis :-( This put us in a difficult position as she had only been with us 8 months and off course we paid her sick pay out of my Daughter's Council budget, but this did not leave us enough to cover the cost of temporarily employing somebody else, in addition we didn't know how long she would be off for. In order to try to give H (our Daughter) something to focus on we managed to get her accepted onto a Course and it has been really successful. The problem I have is the P.A.