Seeking live in private duty caregiver for my mother who has recently been diagnosed with dementia. Must have minimum of 3 years experience with dementia clients. Services needed: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship. Specialized care needs: support for memory care. Female caregiver is wanted. A little more about my mother: she can be energetic, anxious, pleasant, independent. Forgets easily. Able to do for herself for now. Has a dog. I'm looking for someone who is patient, chatty, fond of pets, outdoorsy. Very helpful. Keeps in touch with me. She's not supposed to be alone or drive. She doesn't understand what is going on right now. Monetary compensation with time off is included. Strong references required and you must pass random drug testing and thorough background check.