$15 – 25/hr
Seeking care for my mother in her 70s. Services needed: bathing / dressing, meal preparation, mobility assistance, light housekeeping. Looking for someone with 5+ years of experience caring for seniors. Specialized care needs: CPR/first aid training, nursing experience, support for memory care. A little more about my mother: she can be lethargic, pleasant. She was recently hospitalize due to severe fluid which caused kindney damage. Upon release from the hospital (MCV) she completed 30-45 days of rehab at Henrico Health. Currently shes at home and is doing dialysis 3x a week. She has become less mobile, and is loosing energy, she is starting to forget basic things like telephone #, birth dates, how to cut a microwave on etc. She received OT at home and a nurse comes 2x a week. I'm looking for someone who is patient, chatty, strong. My mom needs some to chat with help her do her excerise, walking with the Walker, preparing meals and assisting her in the bathroom.