Jessica F.|Milwaukee, WI
6 yrs exp
22 yrs old
Reliable And Experienced Special Needs Caretaker
5+ experience in the disability community as a worker, disability activist and self-advocate!
4 year camp counselor for those w/ severe disabilities.
5+ years as Caregiver for autistic children/adults.
Also cared for individuals with muscular dystrophy, MECP2, CP, diabetes, TBI, ODD, Down Syndrome, Prader-Willi, Muscler Atrophy, OCD, Apraxia, Angelmanns, etc.
Special education major at UW-Milwaukee
5+ years at RADD-taught classes (cooking, swim exercise, community outreach) & cared at overnight respites
CPR, Lifting and Transfers, Behavioral Training, RPM, First Aid certified.
5+ years of personal care experience (changing, showering, dressing.)
ASL, Trach + G-Tube experienced, Seizure experience + training, teaching coping methods + self-expression for autistic individuals.
I have immense passion & love towards diverse individuals and towards bettering the future for them. I'm very patient, calm, and understanding of emotional and behavioral meltdowns.
Reviewed by Kathleen M. Dec 2019 5/5 stars