What do they love to do ? What makes them happy ?
Having hands on care is assisting with bathing , cooking , exercise , Hoyer lifts , etc . Companion care is more of an assisting an independent senior with help or conversation . Company and outings , hairdresser and appts . I feel both are my responsibility in every home .
What matters is what seniors can afford . Longevity in their home having enough to stay there and live is important.
Caring for a senior is so rewarding . I have been with many families and they always respected my position and time . Covering nights may not be much care , but it gives the family peace knowing someone is there if anything happens . I've been able to rest but never a... more
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