Veterans Center UPSS Image Health Sciences Grant Group Photo_UPSS Image Site Wide Slideshow 2016 3 Image
Veterans Center UPSS Image
Bristol Community College Logo

Personal Care Assistant

Help people live their lives for your career. Personal Care Assistants (PCAs) help the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities with daily living activities at home or in a care facility. Your primary goal will be to make the residents you work with feel as comfortable as possible.

Typical duties performed at a place of residence may include:

  • Keeping house
  • Preparing meals
  • Assisting with hygienic tasks. 
  • Advise non-credited care facilities regarding nutrition, cleanliness, and household activities.

Job outlook for Personal Care Assistants

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, Personal Care Assistant is the second fastest growing occupation in Massachusetts. PCAs are often employed by individual and family services, home health care services, vocational and rehab services and employment services.



Fill out my online form.

More Information

PCA - More Information

Contact Details


Community and Workforce Education
1082 Davol St, Fall River, MA 02720
Phone: 774.357.2154

Event Calendar

Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:00:00 GMT

UMASS Dartmouth Transfer Walk-Ins (4/25/2017)

Learn

Bookmark and Share

Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:00:00 GMT

Campus Tour and Information Session - FR (4/25/2017)

Learn

Bookmark and Share

Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:00:00 GMT

Financial Aid Workshop - Attleboro (4/25/2017)

Learn

Bookmark and Share

Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:00:00 GMT

Transfer College Lobby Days - Bridgewater State University (4/25/2017)

Learn

Bookmark and Share