$15 – 25/hr
Seeking care for my mother in her 80s. Services needed: companionship, bathing / dressing, meal preparation, medication prompting, help staying physically active, transportation, light housekeeping. Looking for someone with 5+ years of experience caring for seniors. Specialized care needs: CPR/first aid training, support for memory care. Female caregiver preferred. A little more about my mother: she can be pleasant, outgoing. Very social, kind and friendly. She has limitations b/c of balance issues due to a head injury many years ago and severe neurapathy. She lost her husband 2 1/2 years ago and is just recently confronted with having live in an assisted environment. She does well with positivity, creative activities, and social interaction. I'm looking for someone who is patient, chatty. Kind, honest, patient, creative with crafts and hobbies. Punctual and a good communicator. She is unable to enter or exit the home unassisted. She does not wake to an alarm and is rarely left alone. Her limited mobility makes carrying anything difficult, including food and drink. She does answer the door. She is hard of hearing and wears a hearing aid.