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.
Do Pay Laws For Overnight Elder Care Vary By State? I'm Asking Specifically About New York. I Was Told There Is No Overnight Pay For Caring For A Person That Needs A Little Assistance (Getting Up To Go To Bathroom). I Was Told That Its Assumed That I Will
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