First off I make SURE my schedule is wide open and search for the dates I KNOW I am available. Second, I read the request and make SURE I have the right skills to fulfill the customer's needs. Three, I am patient and if they don't respond, I... more
I Would Like To Hire A Care Provider For Three Hours A Week To Check On My Mother. No Physical Help Is Needed Just Companionship. Do I Really Need To Become An Employer Or Can I Hire On A 1099 Basis?
NO! If you find the RIGHT Care.com person who believes in care as a wonderful human being who WANTS to help (there are LOTS of them). HUGS to you, we Care.com people love to help others, truly.
Keep your gums germ free by brushing your teeth and gums lightly with a toothbrush that is clean.
I'm not sure I NEED insurance if I have my own health coverage?
It can if the customer doesn't want to get hair cut at a hair salon. It also depends on the depth of cutting needed and if the customer is happy with that kind of help.
I think the rate should be somewhat related to what needs there are and how many hours a day. I have been making 15 to 25 depending on the customer's wishes.
I agree, on Care.com the hourly wage is usually posted and to ask them FIRST thing how MUCH they pay suggests lack of care for the PERSON, just the money. I am so grateful I got to spend so much time with my last customer with cancer who died... more
what specifically are the patient's needs - what makes them feel the most comfortable - making meals, cleaning their living space, going to the grocery store or transportation to their doctor apointments....conversation, love and care...