Home care providers in California are required to be licensed by the Department of Social Services. Licensing ensures a minimum standard of care, but at Colonial minimum standards are not enough. We have gone several steps further to guarantee that we employ the best trained Home Care Aides to care for your loved one. Our training curriculum is administered by our nurse, and includes hands-on instruction in our state-of-the-art training lab. Like no other in the state, our training lab contains a fully functional shower/tub/vanity, a patient care and transfer manikin, and over 50 pieces of medical equipment.