In-home Care for Elderly & Adults with Disabilities

Support Tailored for Your Family

The Arc of Acadiana is committed to supporting all people with developmental disabilities as they pursue their dreams, wants and needs.

With Arc of Acadiana’s long-term personal care services (PCS), elderly and adults disabled through accident or illness can receive supportive services in the comfort of their own homes. 

Individual and Family Support Example

Why Arc of Acadiana?

Personalized Programs

We create custom-tailored supported living programs based on each individual participant’s capabilities and goals.

Your Support System

Our care professionals are dedicated to enhancing our participants’ quality of life, all while providing support for the families who care for them.

A History of Care

With over 65 years in Acadiana, our team is devoted to improving the quality of life for you and your loved one.

Our In-home Care Programs

Community Choice Waiver (CCW) Program

Arc of Acadiana’s Community Choice Waiver Program offers services to people who have become disabled as a result of the natural aging process, stroke or other illness or injury. Services are provided in the participant’s home, or in the family’s home if the participant is living with family, and include:

  • Assistance with Personal Hygiene
  • Maintaining a Clean Home Environment
  • Assistance with Daily Tasks
  • & more
Personal Care Services (PCS) Program

Our personal care services (PCS) program is designed to provide participants with vital living support and the ability to maintain independence. In these programs, we encourage our participants to pursue individual interests and become involved in a variety of social and recreational opportunities in order to promote fellowship, friendship and connection.

Some of the services offered as part of our PCS program include:

  • Bathing
  • Bowel / Bladder Management
  • Dressing
  • Eating
  • Functional Mobility

In addition to support for fundamental functioning, our care professionals work with participants to improve independence in daily living. This can include:

  • Housework
  • Money Management
  • Taking Medication as Prescribed
  • Transportation Within the Community
  • Shopping
Independent Living Skills Training

We work closely with participants and their families to identify areas of improvement based on individual needs and goals. This can include:

  • Self-care
  • Traveling Within One’s Community
  • Money Management
  • Housekeeping
  • Emergency Response
  • Social Interaction
  • Accessing Community Activities
  • & more

Our Philosophy

At Arc of Acadiana, we believe that people with developmental disabilities deserve to live, work and play in the least restrictive environment possible, with the support systems they require to be safe and successful. Our in-home care programs are designed to provide whatever degree of assisted living is needed to enable those rights, whether the participant currently lives independently or with family.

Get In Touch

If you are interested in learning more about our personal care programs, we would love to hear from you! Contact us today at the form below and a member of our team will get back to you soon.

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