Homesharing is a great way to save on high accommodation costs whilst providing support to an individual and making a friend in the process. A Homesharer is typically a kind, caring and proactive individual who may be pursuing studies away from home or working. Your occupation can either be full time or part time, but you should be able to provide at least 10 hours of support per week to the Householder. In return you don’t pay any rent to the Householder, just our monthly fee plus any contributions to bills.
To register with Lightshare as a Homesharer, you must:
To match with a Householder, a Homesharer needs to have the qualities and the skills the Householder is looking for. In return, the Householder also has to match the profile the Homesharer is looking to live with.
What will I be required to do as a Homesharer?
Generally, Householders may seek the following support and services:
Homesharers are never asked to provide assistance with washing and dressing, medication giving, moving and handling a person, toileting or handling of any bodily fluids.