Help needed for my mother in her 50s - seeking part-time companion care. The ideal match will meet the requirements below. We would prefer someone who can handle light housekeeping. Seeking someone to handle meal preparation. We're looking for someone to provide companionship. Part of your responsibilities will include running errands. You'll be responsible for transporting to/from appointments. Preferences for a caregiver who is a non-smoker, comfortable with pets and CPR / first-aid trained. Work hours would likely range from 15-20 hours a week in the beginning and gradually increase to 30-35 hours a week.