Homecare Workers' Handbook

November 2014
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2015-103
cover page for document 2014-132

An essential component of Caring for Yourself While Caring for Others: Training for Homecare Workers, the Homecare Workers’ Handbook contains useful tools and tips to assist homecare workers and their clients in

  • Recognizing hazards commonly encountered in homecare workplaces;
  • Communicating safety concerns; and
  • Developing and applying practical solutions to manage risk and improve safety.

Please visit Caring for Yourself While Caring for Others: Training for Homecare Workers  to view the entire curriculum, including detailed trainer’s guides, slide presentations, and participant handouts.

Homecare Workers’ Handbook Cdc-pdf[PDF – 3M]

Page last reviewed: December 3, 2014