Home Health Aide

Home Health Aide

A  home health aide reads to a senior.Home health aides play an important part in the healthcare field. Whether it is seniors who need a little extra care, or a younger person with special needs, home health aides bring healthcare to where some people need it most.

To be eligible for this class you must be 18 years of age or older and have a minimum seventh grade reading level. Students will complete classroom instruction and clinical time in a healthcare care setting and a long term care facility.

Upon successful completion of all requirements, students will be entered into the Home Care Registry, which allows them to be eligible for employment. Class cost is $600 and includes tuition and textbook. Partial scholarships are also available to qualified applicants.

For more information on the above program and to inquire about enrollment, please contact Gina Pasa at 607.431.2562. She may also be emailed at gpasa@oncboces.org.