About who needs care: My parent is a smoker independent and enjoys outings weekly. She goes to the hairdresser weekly and enjoys having lunch out 2 to 3 times a week. About the care needs: A person who is aware that my parent is a smoker. Also caring but firm. Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, and bathing / dressing. Preference for a caregiver who is female.