About who needs care: Father is recovering from heart procedure. Mother lives there and can cook and clean. Father has neuropathy in hands and feet but can use walker. Has swelling in legs feet from CHF. Ideal day would ensure that meds are taken, get cleaned, dressed in clean clothes, possibly walk dogs with supervision, ride exercise bike 10 min, eat lunch nap, sit on back patio, watch TV. Periodically, would need to go to Dr appointments, and would need help picking up prescriptions sometimes.
About the care needs: Caring, patient, ability to care for the elderly, flexible. Intelligent with ability to carry on a conversation. May need to help with showers.
Services needed include: transportation, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.