Provide Support to Maintain and Develop Skills for Everyday Life

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Unit HSC3003 Provide support to maintain and develop skills for everyday life 1.1 Compare methods for developing and maintaining skills for everyday life By finding and studying related sites online and by comparing them, I got useful information that will enable me to compare skills for everyday life. Also by getting information from qualified health and social professionals I can get useful data. The sites I have been looking at are the following: (General Social Care Council (GSCC)) (Royal College of Nursing) (Skills for Care) (Skills for Health) (assistive technologies) (Disability UK) It is clear to me that it is very important to encourage the clients do to as much as possible for themselves, if I know they should be doing exercises that the physiotherapist has given them, then encourage them, if I know they are capable of getting out of a chair on their own try and encourage them to get out of the chair on their own, try and make them as independent as possible. Always validate them positively when they achieve something. For example if they able to stand and are stable then get them involved in little things within their home, like drying the dishes while I am washing them, etc. 1.2 Analyse reasons why individuals may need support to maintain, regain or develop skills for everyday life Individuals may need support to maintain, regain or develop skills for everyday life for many reasons, if they have learning difficulties or have been in an accident. This can be anything from strokes or accidents through to long term deteriorating illnesses such as Arthritis, Alzheimer’s. These can cause physical support needs, however
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