Ad-hoc Housework Help for Eldelry (生活支援ヘルパー派遣)

Countries: 
Japan
Implemented by: 
Musashino City Municipal Government
Type of Implementer(s): 
Local government
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
II-1 (Health promotion and well-being throughout life)
Description: 

This service is intended for older persons who, due to an injury etc, have difficulties performing daily household tasks for a limited period, but who are otherwise fit to perform functions of daily life. Older persons living alone (or with an elderly spouse) may apply for this service, and upon certification of eligibilty by the City, the service can be requested for up to 2 hours a week at the service fee of 220 yen per hour.