Home Care and Assistance
EHO project „Diaconia Home Care and Assistance“ is aimed at living quality improvement of the elderly and of persons with disabilities through high quality home care services and assistance. The project is realized in Novi Sad, Kisač, Pivnice, Bački Petrovac, Stara Pazova, Plandište, Sečanj and Odžaci. Home Care & Assistance services are available to persons with limited physical and mental faculties – persons unable to live independently in their homes without regular help in daily routines, care and supervision, where family support is insufficient or absent.
Currently, Home Care and Assistance service is helping 462 beneficiaries in 8 locations. To provide such assistance EHO has engaged 47 medical and specialist nurses. All EHO associates are trained for serving home care service & assistance within accredited trainings of the Institute for Social Welfare of Republic of Serbia.
EHO is one of the very few CSO’s with the License for providing home care services, issued in September 2015 by the Ministry for Work, Employment, Combatant and Social Issues of Republic of Serbia.
Project donors are: HEKS-EPER (Switzerland), Diaconie Wurttemberg (Germany), St. Gallen (Switzerland), MOWE (Germany), City of Novi Sad, Municipality of Bački Petrovac, Municipality of Plandište, Municipality of Sečanj, Municipality of Odžaci and service beneficiaries.