About who needs care: Mom had a stroke 10 years ago, she talks fine, but has had short term memory issues. She also has rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and high blood pressure, all controlled with medication. She uses a walker because she is unsteady on her feet. She likes going to church, talking on the phone, and watching the news. She also likes to sit outside, and read, or listen to music.
About the care needs: Someone who is attentive, mom likes to not use her walker and has fell before. Someone who can cook her meals when I'm unable to. If they like to go to church or willing to take her that's a plus. Someone who talks to her, she likes conversation. If they have any tricks to improve her memory would be good. Walking outside or strengthen exercises with supervision to keep her mobile.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, and bathing / dressing.