A Personal Assistant (PA) is someone who:
- is employed directly by the person they are providing support to (not Midlothian Council)
- will work to meet the person’s needs as described in their support plan.
The working hours, roles and tasks are unique to each case. They may include:
- help to live a full, included and connected life
- providing respite for a family
- help with personal care
- tenancy support.