$15 – 25/hr
Seeking care for my father in his 90s. Services needed: companionship, meal preparation, medication prompting, transportation, light housekeeping, errands / shopping. Looking for someone with 5+ years of experience caring for seniors. Specialized care needs: support for memory care. A little more about my father: he can be anxious, pleasant, outgoing. My fathers is becoming more forgetful confused and anxious. My mother is 86 and needs help. They both need care with eating and preparing meals and taking medications. I'm looking for someone who is patient. Someone with experience in dealing with people with dementia. They should be patient and have a good sense of humor. Persistent. My parents don't exercise much anymore. They like to sit outside if it's nice. They need to be encouraged to bathe and dress in clean clothes but they can do it themselves. Any sort of interaction with conversation or watching tv - possibly games or cards or puzzles Take them for a drive on a nice day.