I love working with seniors! It is a joy to enhance their quality of life and to support them in any way I can. One of my greatest qualities is my true desire to serve the client, especially in a time of life when they feel their independence is beginning to diminish. I have a compassionate heart,...
I cared for my sick husband at home for 2 years while he battled brain cancer. I tracked and administered all meds and helped him in every way as he needed. I also have both of my parents who are now elderly and help them with care and jobs. I have no professional experience other than life...
I have been a caregiver for over 20years of my life.
I have worked at Van duyn home and hospital as a CNA , and I also worked at upstate hospital at community campus as a nursing technician-
providing patient care, ekgs, blood draws, bladder scans , ADL assistance and a variety of other work. I am...
I have worked with seniors as a social worker and have assisted in several ways. I have experience in communicating with doctors, and helping the person understand the information given at their appointments. I have had experience in helping seniors find strategies to make life easier and lessen...
August 24th, 2022 When a loved one gets older or gets sick, you want to do everything possible to care for them. But even with the best of intentions, serving as a family car... Read more
FAQs for finding caregivers in Skaneateles, NY
What caregiver services can I find near me in Skaneateles, NY?
Most private senior caregiver services in Skaneateles, NY will offer companionship, safety supervision, and assistance with daily activities in the comfort of the person's home. Caregivers can help seniors to move safely around their home, provide social and emotional support, assist with different degrees of personal care (bathing, dressing, or feeding), and help with meal preparations or light housekeeping. They can also help your loved one with medication reminders, and some can even drive them to any errand or doctor appointments around Skaneateles.
How much does it cost to hire a caregiver in Skaneateles, NY in 2023?
The average rate for hiring a caregiver in Skaneateles, NY on Care.com as of January, 2023 is $20.00 per hour. This cost may fluctuate depending on the type of assistance needed by your senior loved one and the caregiver's experience and certifications.
How do I find private caregivers near me in Skaneateles, NY?
There are currently 3 caregivers in Skaneateles, NY on Care.com. You can filter and sort caregivers by distance from Skaneateles, NY or zip code, although you can expand the radius of your search if you'd like to increase your options. From there, compare candidates by reading about their experience working with seniors, the type of caregiving services they provide, and their hourly rate. Be sure to run background checks and check references from other families in Skaneateles before making a hiring decision.
Are private caregivers near me in Skaneateles, NY background checked?
Yes, caregivers near you in Skaneateles, NY on Care.com are asked to complete an annual background check called a CareCheck. Senior caregivers who complete this background check will have a badge on their profile displaying the date it was run. While CareCheck is a good start, we strongly recommend that you follow some additional steps for hiring a caregiver for seniors safely, which include interviewing candidates, checking references, and running your own background check. Visit our Safety Center to learn more.
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