If you have a passion for helping others, consider enrolling as a homecare worker and personal support worker.
Homecare workers support older adults and people with disabilities in their own homes.
Personal support workers support children and adults experiencing intellectual or developmental disabilities, or adults experiencing a mental illness, in their own homes and communities.
To learn more about joining the workforce and all the career opportunities available to you, explore our dedicated workforce development website at
Our workforce development website features:
Testimonial videos from consumers, homecare workers, and personal support workers who share the importance and value of receiving and providing in-home services;
Instruction on how and where to apply to join the workforce;
The documents needed to apply;
An interactive career lattice that describes your career advancement opportunities; and
OHCC hosts recruitment events throughout the state for people who are interested in becoming homecare and personal support workers. During the event, you will learn about joining the workforce, complete all required enrollment forms, and begin a background check.
Follow us on Facebook at
facebook.com/OregonHomeCareCommission to learn when and where OHCC will be hosting recruitment events in your community.